March 2011

Few Things Are Better Than This

by Courtney on March 31, 2011


If there is one thing that I have learned since this past Christmas, it’s that there are few things in life that are better than fresh baked, homemade bread! It wasn’t always pretty, but thankfully, I think I’ve finally found my go-to loaf: French Baguettes! If it wasn’t for my bread machine, I don’t know […]


You Are Not Funny

by Courtney on March 31, 2011


Tomorrow IS April 1st, right? Because by the looks of our upcoming weather forecast, you certainly could have fooled me… 6-10 inches of SNOW?!?! I’m hoping that this is all just some sort of mean April Fools Day joke from Mother Nature herself, but I have a feeling I’m not going to be so lucky. […]


Some Nostalgic Chicken Souvlaki

by Courtney on March 30, 2011


Over the weekend, I mentioned that I had received the March issue of Cooking Light magazine, which is where I got the inspiration to make Sunday night’s pizza that rocked my socks. Fortunately, that wasn’t the only recipe that had caught my eye! Tonight’s meal was another Cooking Light feature… Chicken Souvlaki Pitas with Tahini […]


Top or Bottom?

by Courtney on March 30, 2011


It seems like lately, I just can’t get enough peanut butter in the mornings. It’s all I’m craving! So it should come as no surprise that today’s breakfast is an exact replica of yesterday’s. The only difference in today’s combo was some raisins. Too bad I hadn’t thought about it yesterday…it was a nice little […]


More Cowbell

by Courtney on March 29, 2011


Hey there everyone, sorry for such a late post this evening. Truth be told, I’ve had a little bit of a rough day, so I’m just going to give you guys a quick little run down. Hope ya don’t mind! Workout Things started off great this morning, with an excellent mix of cardio + yoga. […]


Nutty For Nut Butters

by Courtney on March 29, 2011


Gooooood morning! Are ya feelin’ a little “nutty” this morning? I hope so, because I’ve got a great guest post for you all, featuring none other than…nut butters, from the fabulous Alexa. You just may find yourself in the kitchen after checking these out… ENJOY!! *********** Hi, Sweet Tooth Sweet Life readers! I’m Alexa, and […]


A Pizza to Rock Your Socks Off

by Courtney on March 28, 2011


For being a Monday, today really hasn’t been too shabby. How ‘bout that?? It must be the amazing dinner I just finished… Or maybe it had something to do with the kick-butt workout I started my day off with this morning. Only 2 hits of the snooze button allowed me a little extra time than […]


Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies

by Courtney on March 28, 2011

nutella chocolate chip cookies

Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies! (see recipe below) Gooood Morning! How would ya’ll like a nice, good ‘ol cookie recipe to start off your Monday?? About a month ago while grocery shopping, I picked up a jar of this: Would you believe, that in my 27 years of life, I had never once tried Nutella? It […]


Chicken, Bacon, and Ranch Mac & Cheese

by Courtney on March 27, 2011


Tonight’s dinner was a REAL treat! There are only a handful of meals that can really get my husband excited; anything that includes beef, and he’s a happy camper. But as soon there’s mention of “mac & cheese,” then I’ve really got his attention. Throw in the words “chicken,” “bacon,” and “ranch” and I’ve got […]


Adventures in Massachusetts

by Courtney on March 27, 2011


Well, after yesterday, we’ve got a new state to cross off our list… Massachusetts! We headed out mid-afternoon for what we thought was just going to be some outlet shopping. Jay and I usually try to hit up the Lee Outlets at least a couple times a year. We realized the last time we went […]