Sweet Cornbread Cake With Buttermilk Ice Cream


I started to dream up the idea for this dessert during our trip to Hawaii.  We tried a piece of cornbread from the Diamond Head Market & Grille that was so sweet and delectable that it easily could have been mistaken for a cake.  So I thought, well, why can’t it actually be a cake?  Why can’t cornbread…

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Taste Test of British Protein Bars


It’s been far too long since we’ve reviewed a protein product!  This time we got to test some protein bars, cookies, and mousse from our comrades across the pond – Bodybuilding Warehouse in Manchester, UK.  BBW carries over 50 well-known brands including some of our favorites like Quest Nutrition and Nuts N More, but they…

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2015 GreekFest in Knoxville, Tennessee


It’s almost time to say goodbye to September, and that means that it’s time for one of our favorite local food events – Greek Fest!  This was our third time attending the festival (see my blog posts from the 2012 and 2013 fests).  Last year we missed out because I was about a thousand months pregnant…

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Pumpkin Pie Pancakes with Cream Cheese Drizzle + Giveaway


This quick and easy recipe contains 3 of my favorite things:  pumpkin, breakfast for dinner, and a doctored mix. Eating breakfast food for dinner is a comforting treat and there’s a vast number of dishes available for such a meal.  You can go savory with bacon, eggs, and tall buttermilk biscuits, or you can go sweet…

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10 Insanely Delicious Milkshakes to Welcome Fall


The calendar may be telling us that the seasons have changed, but depending where you’re from you may be dealing with temperatures that are still too darn hot.  These milkshakes contain luscious fall-friendly flavors so you can enjoy the tastes of autumn in a cool frozen treat. This is a recipe round-up, so all photo…

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Pumpkin Spice Oreos Review


It’s the first day of fall and what better way to celebrate than with Pumpkin Spice Oreos?  Usually I review a food during my first experience with it, but since I’ve only been blogging about new Oreo flavors since the winter, I knew I had to back track a bit and give Pumpkin Spice its…

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Gluten Free Pumpkin Spice Peanut Butter Mini Muffins + Giveaway


Though we don’t restrict gluten or flour in our household, I think it’s fun to try new baking tricks.  These pumpkin spice peanut butter mini muffins impressed both of us.  During my research of using egg and pumpkin with baking powder to create the structure of the muffin I admit to being skeptical of the outcome,…

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Nate’s Mediterranean Bites Review | Frozen Falafel


Frozen convenience foods are a lifesaver on busy days when you just don’t have the time to prepare a meal from scratch.  Unfortunately, the nutritional profile of such foods is lacking and the list of ingredients can be downright scary.  I get excited when I find a pre-prepared packaged food with simple ingredients… bonus points…

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