One of the only downsides to officially ushering in the holiday season (a.k.a. the day after halloween), is the end of daylight savings. It’s the worst. Not only is it starting to get dark earlier anyway, we are now losing an additional hour of precious evening light.
5:30pm now feels like midnight. Awesome.
Despite the early onset darkness that now plagues our country, the cure to lifting your spirits might be easier (and tastier) than you think. Make some brownies! But not just any brownies (because let’s save those calories for grandmas pie at thanksgiving), we’re talking about chocolate sea salt protein brownies!
The best part?
They don’t actually require any baking… (we know, this just made your day. Us too!)Read More
Ok, ok, Meghan Markle didn't ACTUALLY approve this recipe, but it was inspired by her so that counts for something right?
Just in case you've been living under a rock, Megan Markle is an American actress who is getting married to Prince Harry on Saturday. It's a big deal because the couple is breaking with traditions all over the place (such as the fact that she's American and divorced, very edgy).
Last week I was listening to a short podcast about royal wedding traditions (for some reason I'm fascinated by the whole process), and I learned that traditionally the cake served at the reception is a fruit cake. Yep, you read that right, of all the delicious baked confections that the royal family has at their disposal, they decided to go with the world's worst option.Read More
I used to make this all. the. time. when I worked at Goldman. It was my "yay, I made it through the day" reward. I had a trusty recipe that I used, but now, I can't for the life of me find it! For some reason I'm remembering the website had something to do with a cowgirl Unfortunately, no word combo of googling brought me to my old faithful recipe, but I really felt like having itRead More
Love brownies but love handles? Same here. I also don't love the hassle that baking can be after a long day, too many dishes, too many steps, hence the birth of this 5-minute brownie. Sometimes you just really want something chocolate or sweet in the afternoon or after dinner. This is perfect for either occasion. You can even eat it as a quick meal replacement if pushRead More