Delicious Toffee Cookies

In 1968 my grandparents’ best friends The Battins, shared this toffee recipe with my grandmother and since then it has become a family Christmas favorite. Mrs. Battin’s Cookies Prep Time: 20 minutes Cook time: 20-25 minutes depending on oven Oven Temperature: 350 degrees Servings: 24 2X2 squares Cookie Ingredients 1 cup butter 1 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon almond extract 2 teaspoon strong brewed coffee 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 cups flour 1 cup chocolate chips 1/2… View Post

Vega Good Giveaway

As promised, I am hosting a Vega Good giveaway!   Last week, I had the great opportunity to learn about this product and other Vega products directly from Brendan Brazier, vegan pro triathalete and author of Thrive. Whole Food Health Optimizer is made from natural plant-based whole foods.  In addition, the great flavor is high in fiber, protein, and essential fatty acids. It really is an all-in-one natural plant based formula that is a perfect way to boost any smoothie,… View Post

Holy Humidity

It has definitely cooled down outside temperature wise but it is SO humid outside! According to The Weather Channel it was already quite humid at 7am! Tuesday, July 13 7 am 80° F Temperature 83° F Feels Like 71% Humidity I convinced Rebecca to give morning running a try which meant she had to wake up an hour early! I sold her on the idea by insuring that a morning workout would provide more energy all day long. I hope… View Post

Sunday R&R and Posto Thin Crust Pizza Review

Sunday evenings are all about some much needed rest and relaxation! After saying goodbye to Meg and Spencer this afternoon Bo and I ran some errands including the grocery store, drug store, and gym! After returning home I had to finish a work project while Bo read on the couch. Then the real fun began! We spent the evening on the couch watching and laughing at season 1 of 30 Rock, researching Word Press templates, and working on blog updates!… View Post