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Sunny Side

Confession time. My grandma would roll over in her grave if she read this, but I’ve never mastered the art of a sunny side up egg until now. I know, I know. I’m a failed Southerner through and through. Which is why I’m excited to have teamed up with Made…

P.F. Chang's® Home Menu Kung Pao Shrimp Tacos

Kung Pao Shrimp Tacos

This post has been sponsored by Sponsored by P.F. Chang’s® Home Menu. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Writing this post while sitting on my balcony in the Dominican Republic on a much-needed vacation and loving every minute of it. The last few months have been insane for me, and…

Dr Pepper BBQ Pork Sliders

Dr Pepper BBQ Sliders

Disclosure: This post is brought to you by Dollar General, but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. I don’t know about y’all, but the weather lately has NOT been my cup of tea. When this time of year rolls around I’m ready for cooler temps, flannel shirts,…

Garlic Soy Marinated Steak Recipe

Garlic Soy Marinated Steak

Disclosure: This shop is compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #KickinItWithKikkoman #CollectiveBias Now that I’m finally all settled into the new apartment I’m ready to get back into the kitchen. I’ve still got a few things left to find full-time homes for, but for the…

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Coconut Protein Bites

Well, we’re officially one month post breakup. Things are starting to feel somewhat normal again. Praise be! This was my first “real” relationship (and looking back that’s a big reason why I stuck around for so long) and subsequently my first breakup. Ended up being a lot more complicated and…

Crab Cake Sliders with Franks Red Hot Sauce

Crab Cake Sliders

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #RedHotSummer #IPTSOE #CollectiveBias What a doozy of a couple of weeks! A week camping, a stolen camera, a week in Mexico, ending a year long relationship, and finally moving into a new…

Red, White, and Blue Cupcake Pops

Cupcake Pops

This post has been sponsored by Pillsbury™ and MARS Inc. All thoughts and opinions are my own. You guys! I’m getting a new apartment in just a few short weeks, and I’m SO excited on so many levels. What exactly am I most excited about? Practically everything. Like 13 foot…

Fried Broccoli Recipe with Lemon Aioli

Fried Broccoli

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CreateWithOil #CollectiveBias I stop at the same spot every time I pass through Nashville, Pinewood Social, and the main reason I stop in is because of their Fried Broccoli. After coming home from…

Cheesy and Delicious Loaded Cauliflower Nachos

Loaded Cauliflower Nachos

Nachos that are basically guilt free and are more salad than carb loaded snack? Sign me up. Since Mexico is coming up in a few weeks after all. Summer body? What’s that? And these Loaded Cauliflower Nachos also happen to be the perfect way to celebrate Pride Month. Since they’re basically…

Cheesy Cauliflower in Cast Iron Skillet

Cheesy Cauliflower

Is there really anything that cauliflower can’t do? I’m here today to firmly say, “No.” It’s been on heavy repeat in my house for months now, but today’s recipe is a new favorite. Why? Because it’s basically guilt free mac-n-cheese. Made even more delicious by the addition of Colman’s Dry…

Doritos Stuffed Three Cheese Sliders

Doritos Three Cheese Stuffed Sliders

This post is sponsored by Frito-Lay, but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Now that horce racing season is over, and life is returning to normal here in Louisville , we all have our eyes set on the next prize. We’ll be spending the warmer months outside as much as…

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BBQ Pulled Pork Tacos

Disclosure: Messaging below is intended for ages 21+ and is intended to be enjoyed responsibly, in moderation. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #RefreshinglyIndependent #CollectiveBias   What better way to celebrate #TacoTuesday than with a delicious and fresh take…