Monthly Archives: June 2012

White Chocolate Cheesecake Strawberries

I cannot believe the 4th of July is next week!! Seriously, where did June go? I’ve been trying to brainstorm a fun summery dessert to share with y’all, and came up with this gem! What better way to celebrate the 4th of July, than with patriotic strawberries with a cheesecake-y filling?! These are pretty simple to make, and so delicious!

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Buffalo Chicken Pizza

Sometimes I make Chris eat meatless meals, and he will usually do so without too many complaints. Last week after he ate tofu with a smile (recipe coming soon!), I decided to make something I knew he would really enjoy. Frank’s Red Hot Sauce was my ingredient of choice, because he puts it on everything. Seriously, its like the commercial, he puts that “ish” on everything! I decided to take my favorite buffalo chicken dip, and turn it into a pizza!  This pizza was not only super delicious, but really filling!! Definitely a keeper that will be made over and over again!

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Weekend Snapshots June 22-24, 2012

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Happy Monday everyone! I hope you all enjoyed your first “official” weekend of summer! It was hot and steamy in DC, but I still managed to spend some time in the sun, and eat some great grub! Friday night, I threw together a quinoa salad with garbanzo beans and leftover roasted veggies from earlier in the week. Dressed with a little olive oil and red wine vinegar, this was a light and quick dinner that I enjoyed before Chris and I met a few of his friends out in DC!

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