Wednesday, October 15

Food Inspiration

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There are so many yummy food blogs out and about today. I have some favorites that I regularly gather inspiration from (and most importantly recreate the recipes from) so I thought that I'd share them with you today! Hopefully you will find them as inspiring as I do!

Joy The Baker

Yeah, I've mentioned her several times because she's basically the goddess of food. I love her because she makes grilled cheese sandwiches elegant and trendy while simultaneously producing cookies that even Pinterest is jealous of. She also recently came out with a cook book named Homemade Decadence that I definitely plan on buying. Her pictures are stunningly glorious examples of true food and the voice she writes in makes you want to be best friends.

Chocolate Covered Katie

Katie is one of the most inventive food bloggers I've read. She's constantly taking unhealthy and delicious recipes and making them healthy and delicious recipes. She does things like using pumpkin in Mac and Cheese to cut back on the heavy cream and calories and teaching you how to bake your oatmeal days in advance so you never have to have the early morning breakfast munchies again.

A Beautiful Mess

I could never leave out A Beautiful Mess, they just know how to be so seasonal and festive with all of their dishes which makes my holiday loving heart nearly burst with joy. They also know how to use alcohol liberally which is never a bad thing around holidays. Currently for all us fall and Halloween obssessed ghouls they have Candy Corn Jell-O Shots, Pumpkin Spice White Russians, and for a twist on classic apple pie, try their Apple Pecan Pie made right in the apple! Mmmm, don't forget the vanilla bean ice cream.

Is there a recipe above that you just have to try? What websites and recipes have been inspiring your inner foodie? I'd love to hear all about it!


  1. I want to do that candy corn jello shots it looks awesome and delish.

  2. aw aw aw all of this look really yum! I want to cook right now :)

  3. Oh I could really go for those bread bites about now. Pesto. Sundried tomatoes. Shaved Parmesan.


    - Sarah :)

  4. I'm going to check them out Lauren! Can you believe I don't follow any foodie blogs? HAHAHA I love their pics! Yummmm!

  5. I made candy corn jello shots a few years ago and they were amazing! Definitely have to check out these blogs!

    <3 Shannon

  6. Oh my the candy corn jello shots look so pretty!

  7. I want to do that candy corn jello shot, perfect for Halloween!

    Reflection of Sanity

  8. Everything looks so good. Especially that first picture!


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  10. Yummmm! I'm ready for lunch, like right now!

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  11. These recipes look amazing! I'm loving the last one, gonna check out the blog! =D

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  12. Love love love Joy the Baker! Have you listened to any of her podcasts? And ABM is a definite favourite! I haven't heard of Chocolate Covered Katie, but I'll definitely be checking it out. My other favourites are Smitten Kitchen, How Sweet It Is and The Sugar Hit, they are the blogs that I've made the most recipes from... I love HSII for trashed up savoury recipes and aaaaalllll the Bacon! x