How to Make a Good Smoothie + A Recipe for a Chocolate-Peanut Butter Smoothie

how to make a really good smoothie

This post contains an affiliate link. Learn more.  The summer that Paul first moved to Cincinnati, we started making lots of smoothies. I don’t know why, but it became a nightly ritual from July through September. I started buying up the discounted brown bananas every time I went to the grocery store and keeping a stash […]

Easiest Stovetop Oatmeal (+Peanut Butter-Banana Oatmeal)

banana peanut butter oatmeal

If you cook oatmeal on the stove regularly, I’m sure you’re familiar with the standard instructions: Boil water or milk, add oats, and cook and stir until they reach the consistency you like. Then immediately throw your pot in the sink and fill it with water to loosen the crusty bits that are liable to […]

Fudgy Protein Bites

The texture of these bites is perfect--smooth, dense and rich.

This post contains an affiliate link. Learn more.  These protein bites are pretty simple to make but so delicious I couldn’t keep it to myself! This recipe is based on the Chocolate Fudge Bites from Running with Spoons. My alterations here are substituting protein powder for the oats and the addition of a little vanilla extract […]

Vegetarian Peanut Curry

This vegetarian curry is an easy way to get your Thai fix.

Paul’s out of town this weekend, so that means I get to eat whatever I want! I’ll try not to be too jubilant. Really, he eats almost everything I put in front of him, few questions asked. But there are a couple of foods he just doesn’t care for, so I avoid cooking them when […]