Tomato Mozzarella Bruschetta

Tomato Mozzarella Bruschetta This tomato mozzarella bruschetta is one of the most delicious things we have ever eaten! Don’t be fooled by its simplicity. It’s that simplicity that allows the incredible flavors of each ingredient to shine. The combination of flavors and textures creates a heavenly bite and a crowd pleasing appetizer. For this dish…

Garlic Mushroom Pasta

Garlic Mushroom Pasta We don’t eat pasta very often here but when we do, we make sure that it’s extra delicious. No cheap pasta tossed with bottled marinara sauce here. This garlic mushroom pasta is one of our absolute favorite ways to eat pasta and it’s simple and easy to make but full of awesome…

Gallo Pinto

Gallo Pinto Gallo Pinto is probably the most ubiquitous dish in Costa Rica. This deceptively simple dish of rice and beans is surprisingly delicious and a hearty mainstay for much of Central America. It was one of the first things that we were served when we arrived in Costa Rica. Our first breakfast here was…

Choose-Your-Own Monster Cookies

Traditionally Monster Cookies are made with a combination of peanut butter, oats, M&M’s and/or chocolate chips. However, there is a lot of variety between recipes and everyone makes them slightly differently. Our Monster Cookies developed from a passionate love of baking. Sometimes we would want to make cookies but didn’t have all of the ingredients…

Colcannon

Colcannon Colcannon is amazing! It’s a traditional Irish dish that comes in many variations. A delicious twist on mashed potatoes that adds some extra nutrition and flavor. Creamy, buttery mashed potatoes are mixed with kale, or another leafy green, such as savoy cabbage or spinach. It’s a great way to add some nutrient packed dark…

Parsnips with Shallots and Brown Butter Sauce

Parsnips with Shallots and Brown Butter Sauce Hello everyone! I’m back with another amazing recipe to share featuring yet another rare and underused vegetable, parsnips. Parsnips are an incredibly delicious root vegetable that look like white carrots but have a very unique and savory flavor. For this dish, I slice, roast, and top them with…

Justin’s Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate chip cookies are probably my favorite dessert of all time. Well it’s really close between them and brownies because they’re both chocolaty and delicious. I’ve tried countless different recipes for chocolate chip cookies and I enjoy all of them but I really wanted to come up with a (slightly) healthier recipe and create my…

Apple Cinnamon Bombs

Easy Apple Cinnamon Bombs I posted a picture of these delicious Apple Cinnamon Bombs a little while ago on Instagram when I whipped them up as a quick dessert. Well, they ended up being delicious and they were all gobbled up right away! So we decided we needed to make them again and write down…

Best Fudgy Brownies

The BEST Fudgy Brownies I love chocolate! I like it in any pretty much any form but I especially love the really dark, rich stuff. For me, when I want dessert I want chocolate and that often means rich, fudgy brownies. I have always loved brownies and used to make them all the time as…

German Cabbage and Onion

German Cabbage and Onion Today I have another great vegetable side dish for you! We love vegetables here, as you all probably know. I love to encourage people to eat more vegetables by providing ideas and recipes to prepare them. We have a constant stream of fresh produce coming in thanks to Full Circle (If…