Chicken Tortilla Soup

The weather the past couple of days has been pretty horrid here in Ohio. I don’t think it stopped raining all day Monday and when the rain finally died down on Tuesday, the temperature dropped about 20 degrees. It’s the type of weather that makes you want to curl up on the couch and hibernate…

Green Monster Smoothies

It’s been over a week since we stuffed ourselves full at Thanksgiving and now the holiday baking season is well under way. While I love this time of year, I don’t always have the most well-balanced diet. When I am faced with deciding between a Christmas cookie or a piece of fruit for a snack,…

My 26th Birthday Cake

Yesterday was my 26th birthday. On my way to work, I was thinking about my past celebrations. I used to get so excited the night before my birthday I could barely fall asleep. Now, I don’t get nearly as jazzed up for my day of birth and I am starting to feel a little, well……