Cinnamon and Sugar Muffins

Cinnamon and Sugar Muffins When I first made these muffins by Ree Drummond, I was immediately brought back to my childhood.  I loved making and devouring cinnamon and sugar toast. These, like my toasts, are buttery and covered in a hefty layer of cinnamon and sugar.  Since Ree's muffins are a bit on the sweet…

Whole Foods Park City Grand Opening

Whole Foods in Park City I was lucky enough to get a sneak peak at the new Whole Foods in Park City, and let me tell you it's pretty darn amazing.  Yes, I do have a weird affinity towards grocery stores, but this one is especially nice. Even though the entire store was well organized, beautifully…

Pregnancy Update 34 Weeks

Pregnancy Update 34 Weeks It's official: I'm in full waddle mode.  I reached 34 weeks this past Friday, which means I'm a little more than a month away from meeting baby Shelledy.  Apparently, he's the size of a butternut squash, which my uterus and bladder would fully agree with. Sleep This past month was the…

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies Tis the season for everything pumpkin!  Here's a simple yet delicious recipe for pumpkin chocolate chip cookies.  What I love about these cookies: They are fluffy, not overly sweet, have a nice background of spice, and are a one bowl bake.  Make these for your kids, co-workers, or yourself.  Beware though,…

Alamexo Cantina

Alamexo Cantina Food: Food that packs a punch and leaves you craving more.  The short rib barbacoa enchilada is a must.  The flautas missed the mark and should be skipped. Service: Top notch. Atmosphere: Outside patio is comfortable and relaxing, but the inside can get loud. There's a newbie in town: Alamexo Cantina.  Known for its…

Homemade Pasta

Homemade Pasta Homemade pasta is my absolute favorite food.  I love it with ragu, meatballs, or simply with oil and parmesan cheese.  A few years ago I received a pasta maker attachment as a gift and questioned how often I would actually use it.  To my surprise, I use it frequently. In fact, this past…