Leftover Roasted Chicken Casserole with a Citrusy Salad

.. how to transform your leftover roasted chicken into a flavor-packed casserole (circa 12 pieces) with this easy, budget-friendly recipe! Perfect for busy weeknights or feeding a crowd, this dish is loaded with juicy chicken breast, colorful veggies, and a cheesy topping. Plus, it’s a great way to reduce food waste and save money!

Craving Pad Thai that Bursts with Flavor and Doesn’t Break the Bank?

Forget takeout! I’m dishing up the Pad Thai of your dreams, perfect for nights when cooking feels like a chore. This ain’t your average recipe – it’s packed with fresh, vibrant flavors that’ll blow your taste buds away.

Banana Bread Chocolate Chip Bars

Ditch the Dusty Bananas, Grab Ripe Bliss: The Richest Banana Bread Ever (From a Brazilian Banana Whisperer!) Hold onto your spatulas, banana bread buffs! This ain’t your grandma’s mushy loaf. Prepare to sink your teeth into the juiciest, most flavorful banana bread your taste buds have ever encountered. (Seriously, I’ve been perfecting this baby for years, back when dinosaurs danced to READ MORE

2024 – A New Era

Greetings Friends & Welcome to a New Year! In the hushed heart of winter, where snowflakes whisper secrets to the wind, let us remember the magic woven into darkness. This Solstice, embrace the stillness, for within it lies the power of renewal. Like a seed slumbering beneath the frost, your dreams hold the promise of READ MORE

Beautiful Doorsteps & Windows with Flowers

Here I have the chance to explore one of my passions: photography. I don’t feel confined or sad anymore as I did in California. Now I’m feeling strong and invigorated each day. I am both lucky and grateful that I am able to capture the spirit behind new places in my photos and feel a connection while telling my stories.

Bye Bye California, Hello Virginia

It’s been about eight months now since my husband and I left CA and moved to Fairfax, VA. We love it here where it’s beautifully lush, green and we have the changing of the seasons, finally! How I missed the cold weather – wearing cashmere sweaters, beanies, all cozy winter clothes. Now we drink hot chocolate at the end of the night and watch a movie or sit by the fireplace smelling the wooden and listening to the crackling of its romantic flames, its magical illumination as it brightens up the living room. That’s life for me, even better with our love.