Easy Winter Pesto with Arugula & Almonds

In the summer there is nothing better than the taste of garden fresh basil pesto in pasta dishes.  In the winter when the basil is not growing in the garden we still enjoy pesto in our pasta dishes, both store bought and homemade.  When making homemade the only difference is that we change the flavorRead more

Coffee Mocha Cupcakes with Blackberry Frosting

I have been on a strict no sugar cleanse for almost three weeks.  No added sugar that is.  No white sugar.  No sugar in my coffee.  No ice-cream or cookies or cakes or donuts or muffins or anything else I usually find myself craving at all hours of the day.  Not even bread with sugar.Read more