casey toe

The Yuck Stops Here {22} #stoptheyuck

Is it Tuesday night already? I just got back from the vet and the news is not good. 2 weeks ago I took my 9 year old boxer, Casey to the vet as she had a broken nail that did not want to fall off. They cut the nail and put her on meds. Now […]


Liebster Blogger Award

About a week ago, Jillian from Creating Silver Linings, nominated me for a Liebster Award.  Just like she said -”Yeah, I didn’t know what it was either.” I have seen the badge floating around the blogosphere.  Thanks to Jillian, I found out that it’s a way for bloggers to acknowledge the work of newer bloggers. Yum is about to […]

lemon glaze blueberry donuts

Blueberry Donuts with Lemon Glaze

Oops. I did it again. I got lazy and resorted to using a Jiffy box mix. I try really hard to cook as much and as often as I can, but sometimes I just have to resort to the box. Sometimes Jiffy and I can be best buds and there are times when I am […]

caprese stuffed zucchini boats

The Yuck Stops Here {21} #stoptheyuck

Ever since I started YUM I have been on a quest to really get to know my dslr camera. I have high hopes that someday I am going to take breathtaking food photos like those so often found on FoodGawker or TasteSpotting. The real problem is the natural lighting. I have finally made my own […]

Pistachio Deligh

Pistachio Delight

Ok. I’m gonna do it. I’m gonna share with y’all my favorite dessert growing up. I’m not kidding. My mother made the best Pistachio Delight. This is one of those desserts I would beg for when we were celebrating things. It’s one of those things that I love so much I could literally eat the […]

Banana Dream smoothie

Pumpkin Banana Dream Smoothie

I know it’s been a while since I have posted a new smoothie recipe. Believe me when I say – I have been hard at work! I’ve been working on a PDF freebie that contains a rather large amount of smoothies. I’ve been trying to work on making clickable links, but it is soooooooooooooo time […]