Pomegranate Coconut Milk Pops

Life sometimes seems like little bits of crazy strung together by peaceful moments of solitude. This summer has been one for the books: Ryan graduated from college and started a new job. We moved out of our newlywed basement apartment and into an apartment with real windows. We traveled to Kauai, Oahu, San Fransisco, and …

Toasted Coconut Banana Pancakes

This last weekend was LDS General Conference, which means we spent Sunday snuggled up at home watching and learning from the leaders of our church. Ryan and I have a tradition of making a delicious breakfast. We usually make some variation of pancakes because they are different than our usual grab-and-go breakfasts, and we aren’t …

Introducing Julia

I’d like to introduce you to our newest Hamilton family member, our beagle puppy, our little one, our fur baby, our precious girl Julia. I decided that today I will give you the full story, start to finish, because, selfishly, writing it all out is a good way for Ryan and I to document and remember the story. Dog lovers of the internet world unite! Ryan and I have always wanted a dog.

Spicy Avocado Hummus

Whenever I am hosting a game night at our apartment, I love making homemade hummus. It takes just a little forethought and the ability to press the power button on the food processor. The plus side is, everyone thinks I’m awesome when all I really did was put the ingredients together and blend! WIN-WIN. This …

Christmas Pajamas

Details: Victoria Secret Pajamas, Gold Slide Slippers Ryan: J. Crew shirt (old, similar here), Buffalo Print Pajamas, Shearling Moccasins  One of my favorite Christmas traditions is getting new Christmas pajamas every year. I live in cozy pajamas during the winter. Yesterday I came home and the first thing I did was change into my new pajamas, …

Super Easy Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

Happy National Pumpkin Day! Life is about celebrating the little things and when you are a foodie that means acknowledging all your favorite national food holidays. Today I am sharing my Super Easy Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls and 10 facts that I betcha didn’t know about pumpkin. These Super Easy Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls are not overwhelmingly …

Thai Pineapple Fried Rice

Is fried rice the best or is fried rice the best? Yes to both. Especially when it’s Thai Pineapple Fried Rice. This Thai Pineapple Fried Rice is a healthy and quick, vegetarian weeknight dinner! With pineapple and chili garlic sauce, you’ll have the best combination of sweet and spicy flavors. Plus, this makes for awesome leftovers the …