Blueberry Mango Salsa Fresca

"Extra, extra, pico, please", is my only request, every time I eat Mexican, since as long as I can remember. Sometimes, I even look forward to the pico more than the actual meal. I love everything about pico de gallo, the freshness of the chopped veggies, the bursts of flavor.. pico is just awesome. I am … Continue reading Blueberry Mango Salsa Fresca

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Sriracha Crema Sauce

The perfect addition to top off any taco, is this sauce I created with some inspiration from the internet and local rotisserie spots. You probably have everything in your fridge for it already and it takes just moments to make! It reminds me of the amazingly creamy sauces you can get from any peruvian chicken … Continue reading Sriracha Crema Sauce

Corn and Black Bean Salad

This simple mixture of goodness has been incorporated into a lot of meals I have made this year. It has accompanied some of my crock pot creations, been used as a side with my meals and also enjoyed as a snack.   It takes minutes to make and is very inexpensive, even with organic produce.  If you're … Continue reading Corn and Black Bean Salad

Jane’s Basic Base Tomato Sauce

I have an instant connection with anyone who loves their sauces as much as I do. Seriously, extra sauce on EVERYTHING please! My coworker Andrea and I have texted each other mid pizza bite to discuss how people who don't enjoy extra sauce on their pizza, are probably not enjoying life. Extra saucy is the way to … Continue reading Jane’s Basic Base Tomato Sauce

Crustless White Cheddar and Bacon Quiche

    Breakfast is a meal I am guilty of not giving enough attention to. I am not the biggest bruncher (gasp, I know) and I am not a morning person, so the extra sleep option always wins. I do like my two eggs scrambled in the am, so this recipe spices up my morning … Continue reading Crustless White Cheddar and Bacon Quiche

Guilt Free & Healthy, Crockpot Chicken Fajitas

I'm stoked to share this recipe with you because: #1 it's a crockpot recipe, #2 it's more delicious and 100 times healthier than the fajitas they drench in oil at Mexican restaurants and #3 it takes 10 minutes to prepare. The #fajitaeffect. My friend Emily T. came over this week to watch the season finale of the … Continue reading Guilt Free & Healthy, Crockpot Chicken Fajitas

Jane’s Jolly Jell-O Shots

  I love living in the district as a 25 year old and am surrounded with the most amazing, supportive and beautiful friends. Being able to celebrate the season with them and indulge on the best homemade food & drink always makes for the perfect amount of holiday cheer. I decided to create my favorite Jell-O shot recipe for my friend's white … Continue reading Jane’s Jolly Jell-O Shots

Crockpot Roasted Chicken with Parsley Potatoes

Before I go any further, I need to confess my love affair and the number one thing you should be asking for this Christmas (if you don't have one already) - THE CROCKPOT! My crockpot was gifted to me from my mother about two years ago and it is one of those gifts that has truly changed my life (I … Continue reading Crockpot Roasted Chicken with Parsley Potatoes

Horseradish Deviled Eggs with Bacon

       Over Thanksgiving I was reminded how much I love deviled eggs and how much I miss making them! Whether I am bringing them to a dinner or making them for myself, deviled eggs are such an easy, delicious addition for any occasion. My good friend Emily W. had Christmas Tree-trimming party this past … Continue reading Horseradish Deviled Eggs with Bacon

Steve’s Shrimp Scampi

  I hope everyone had a beautiful Thanksgiving with their friends and family. I'm so grateful for the wonderful times I had in both North Carolina and Coastal VA with my loved ones. However, Thanksgiving week isn't over just yet... so we decided to indulge once more before returning to our healthier habits tomorrow by creating a … Continue reading Steve’s Shrimp Scampi