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Making Weeknight Meals Easier

Making Weeknight Meals Easier

Karla April 17, 2014 0

Our kitchen is the center of our home. Most of this has to do with the fact that I am a food writer and spend a lot of time in the kitchen, testing recipes

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Paleo Breakfast Cupcakes

Paleo Breakfast Cupcakes

Karla April 8, 2014 0

  I toured Bailey Farms, a local pepper farm located in Southwest Florida and during the tour they let me pick some of these little peppers–Bellafina Peppers to take home and play with.  The

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Best Sarasota Brunch:  The Table Creekside

Best Sarasota Brunch: The Table Creekside

Karla March 28, 2014 0

I was very excited for our brunch date at The Table Creekside.  Not only had I been reading and re-reading their online menus and was super excited to try their food, I was really

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Best Sarasota Restaurants:  Jalea–Peruvian Tapas

Best Sarasota Restaurants: Jalea–Peruvian Tapas

Karla March 17, 2014 0

    I was excited to try Jalea.  I knew they served Peruvian food, tapas style.  I knew they were new, hip and fresh.  Every time I would walk by the restaurant on Main

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Chocolate Haupia Pie

Chocolate Haupia Pie

Karla February 27, 2014 0

  Enough of these healthy recipes and the boring cleanse talk!  I want some dessert!  Since I lived in Hawaii for such a long time and Aaron is from Hawaii, we make this staple

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My experience with a Juice Cleanse!

My experience with a Juice Cleanse!

Karla February 25, 2014 1

Last week, I started a three day juice cleanse.  I was hoping for a few things as a result of the cleanse namely, a little weight loss, a detox from my crazy sugar addiction,

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Breakfast Burrito

Breakfast Burrito

Karla February 14, 2014 0

  We love our breakfast burritos!  Every morning, Sawyer asks for a breakfast burrito and I always have reasons why I can’t make them.  ”I’m running late”, ” They aren’t good for you.”, “Only

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Broiled Grapefruit

Broiled Grapefruit

Karla January 26, 2014 0

  We have a grapefruit tree in our backyard and each year it gives us more and more perfect fruits.  The first year we lived here, we got one grapefruit.  The next year, three.

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Purple Power Smoothie (No Banana)

Purple Power Smoothie (No Banana)

Karla January 20, 2014 0

  Just like most of the world, we are trying to eat healthy for the new year and we are still going strong mid January.  I am getting my strength workouts in and cardio.

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Carousel at the Players Theater

Carousel at the Players Theater

Karla January 19, 2014 0

  My baby boy is a thespian and is in the Sarasota Player’s theater production of Carousel–which has been extended for another week, until January 26th.  Carousel is a Rogers and Hammerstein show that

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