Berry & Cream Parfait

Just a Sliver: Berry & Cream Parfait

Happy Memorial Day Weekend! [almost] I can't even believe it's the official start of summer already! Although I'm certainly not complaining. With lots of celebratory cookouts this weekend and all Summer long, simple and fun dessert recipes are great … [Read more...]

San Francisco

Just a Sliver: San Francisco

At the end of March, a very unexpected work trip brought me out to San Francisco for a few days. When I first graduated from college, I moved out there for an incredible work opportunity. This was the first time I had been back in 5 years! While my … [Read more...]

Sunrise & Sunset in Madison, CT

Just a Sliver_ Madison, CT_1

My colleagues and I were lucky enough to visit the beautiful Madison Beach Hotel located in Madison, CT - right on the Connecticut Shoreline. I haven't spent much time on the Connecticut Shoreline yet so this was a great trip. First of all, this … [Read more...]

Spring Tulip Wreath

Just a Sliver: Spring Tulip Wreath

I know, I know...this isn't a recipe! But it kind of is. I've had MAJOR cabin fever..I'm dying for Spring. While it looks like everyone around the country/world is getting a nice taste of Spring weather, New England seems like an endless frozen … [Read more...]

Gluten-Free Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Just a Sliver: Gluten-Free Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

This is definitely my favorite gluten-free cookie so far! These oatmeal raisin cookies are so quick to put together. I used my new food processor [which I love] and it was incredibly simple to make. The cookie turn out nice and chewy on the inside … [Read more...]

Tulum, Mexico || Part 2

Just a Sliver: Tulum, Mexico

On our second day in Tulum we went to check out a famous Cenote. These swimming caves were so beautiful. The water was the clearest water I've ever seen...and so fresh! This was one thing I had heard was a Tulum must-see and it was really worth it. … [Read more...]

Tulum, Mexico || Part 1

Just a Sliver: Tulum, Mexico

Tulum! Oh my. We were lucky enough to travel to Tulum for the first time over Valentine's Day weekend for my beautiful cousin's wedding. Annnddd I absolutely loved it. It was so different than anywhere I've been in Mexico - so unique, a little … [Read more...]

Oatmeal Peanut Butter Bites


These little Oatmeal Peanut Butter Bites are such a great snack! They are sweet enough to satisfy that afternoon sweet tooth but are also very filling. Really simple and quick to put together. I stored them in the fridge which helped them last longer … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Brownies with Raspberry Filling

Just a Sliver: Valentine's Heart Raspberry Brownies

Time is of the essence which is why I love these little brownie bites. There are a million great ideas on Pintrest that look so cute and then you click the link and it looks like you would be in the kitchen for hours trying to create the "perfect" … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Rice Krispie Treat Cupcakes

Just a Sliver: Valentine's Day Rice Krispie Cupcakes

I've said it before and I'll say it again...Valentine's Day is my favorite. It's a great excuse for a celebration during usually dreary, cold winter month. And a great excuse to make cute themed treats. These Rice Krispie Treat Cupcakes with a … [Read more...]