Quick Fixes · recipe

Loaded Sweet Potato Nachos

Loaded nachos…need I say more? As you’ve probably grown to know by now, nachos are a very significant part of my life – maybe too much so… A few months ago, I decided to give Weight Watchers a try again! I had a lot of success with it a few years ago & I’ve been in… Continue reading Loaded Sweet Potato Nachos

Good Eats · Indulgences · Out and About

2 Year Blog-iversary!

A Girl & A Garnish turns 2 – yippee! The past year was full of lots of exciting things: a big move, lots of travels, and even more foodie adventures. Let’s mark the occasion with a roundup of my top 10 personal favorite posts from the past year! Pop open the bubbly…   Foodie Diary: Montego Bay… Continue reading 2 Year Blog-iversary!

Out and About

Walt Disney World 2017 Travel Vlog

I can barely believe that it’s been almost two weeks since I was in sunny Florida living it up at the Walt Disney World Resort! Although my stay at WDW was short & sweet, I still had a great time enjoying the parks with my family and getting some great grub. Check out my travel… Continue reading Walt Disney World 2017 Travel Vlog

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Foodie Travels: New York City

One of my goals for 2017 is to get out & travel more! There’s so much to see and only so much time to see it – plus escaping Chicago during the winter isn’t the worst idea. A weekend trip to the Big Apple this past Fall with Leah of The Suburbanista really left me bitten by the… Continue reading Foodie Travels: New York City

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Spaghetti Squash Shrimp Scampi

New year, new me! Well really, same old me – just with some new recipes! If you’re looking for a way to tighten up your waistline, but still have enjoyable meals – then spaghetti squash or zoodles dishes are a great way to guiltlessly indulge. Although they don’t taste exactly like pasta, they can give… Continue reading Spaghetti Squash Shrimp Scampi

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Banana Walnut Pancakes

Pancakes are undoubtedly a breakfast comfort food staple. In my opinion, a cozy morning at home always calls for pancakes. Although, your good ole fashioned pancake recipe will never let you down, I love adding mix-ins to the batter to bring some new flavors to the breakfast table! Ingredients: – 1 cup all-purpose flour – 1… Continue reading Banana Walnut Pancakes