Say Cheese(cake)!

Everyone has that one (perhaps) odd food item that he or she could just eat excessive amounts of, but knows that it would be extremely weird to do so. For example, black olive juice. I love black olive juice…would drink it by the glassful if I could. But that would make me extremely weird, which I am…so…

It’s what’s inside that counts…

With it being my last week at the Library of Congress, I had to bring only the best of the best to my going away “Tea Party” today so, I made these delightful truffles. If you are a coffee lover, like myself, then try out these amazing dark chocolate raspberry truffles below. If you are…

It’s as easy as 1-2-1-2-3-4!

Need an easy cookie recipe that is healthy AND yummy? That will impress your loved one this Valentine’s day? That can be made in less than 20 minutes?! Ding, ding, ding! Bex has got your back. I experimented with this recipe last week and it was a hit with my roommates here in DC! Follow along…

Get oat-ta town…did you say Coffee-infused oats?!

Coffee. Dark Chocolate. Raspberry. Peanut Butter. Need I say more? This sweet and savory baked oatmeal is worth every single bite. When my best friend, Allison, planned to come over for a true breakfast with Bex before heading back to D.C., I wanted to experiment with a new recipe in order to include a few of her favorite…

Yes, I am acorn(y) gal…

One of my favorite hobbies is spending time crafting and doing unique projects. When I was a little girl I used to enjoy seasonal craft projects with my Grandma’s cousin, Becky. Becky and I would go to Hobby Lobby or Jo-Ann Fabrics to shop around for hours picking out the perfect supplies for our unique seasonal…

I’m not one to gl-oat, but this muesli is dairy good…

One breakfast item that I have always wanted to experiment with is muesli. I see muesli recipes in the latest food magazines and on food-blogger’s sites, yet not only have I never made it up until this point, but I actually did not even know what it was specifically made of…  mues·li ˈmyo͞ozlē,ˈmyo͞oslē/ noun a…

Coo-coo for Cocoa Muffs!

Who doesn’t want chocolate for breakfast?! Studies at Tel Aviv University show that perhaps you should eat chocolate for breakfast, woohoo! Not only is the morning when your metabolism is fastest but it is a great time to eat a sweet treat in order to prevent yourself from craving sugar and carbs for the rest of the day. The…