Thai Noodle Salad

IMG_0690Can I let you guys in on a little secret? Sometimes the best recipes don’t come from a recipe at all, but simply out of a panic to use up all the produce sitting in the refrigerator before they go bad. This probably isn’t something I should publicly admit to, but I’m a human after all and things like “nothing but the kitchen sink” stir fry and “vegetables near spoiling” soup are meals that happen frequently in my house. Now that I have you grossed out and hesitating to read another word, I should tell you that this is not that stir fry, or that vegetable soup. This recipe came from me over purchasing at Costco (as usual) leaving the fridge with a few too many bell peppers, carrots, and far too much baby kale. Better in a thai salad than a stir fry, right? Continue reading

Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

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My family is huge on traditions. Every year during Christmas time, without fail, we trek down to the Christmas Tree Farm by our house and find the most perfect, tallest, and fullest tree there is and take it home with us. We then have a Christmas tree decorating party with friends and family, and hot cocoa and christmas cookies too! Every year on Easter, we wake up, go to church, come home to a delicious brunch and finally, the best part, indulge in our absolute favorite carrot cake!

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