Black Bean Veggie Burgers

Hey hi hello.

Black Bean Burgers | Mrs. Penguin

So, this past month, huh? Did you miss me? My life has been pretty chaotic for the past couple of months. I got a new job (at a local food magazine <3) and I MOVED. I’ve made like two or three things in my new kitchen so far. It’s an adjustment. I still have boxes with kitchen stuff in them. Oops.

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Chocolate Coconut Ice Cream

I don’t know if I can go back to normal ice cream after this.

Chocolate Coconut Ice Cream - Mrs. Penguin

Because this ice cream, it’s VEGAN.

I know, I’m turning into a total hipster. I think I probably already fall into that category of people though. Oops.

Let’s talk about this ice cream though.

I’m eating it right now. And basically every day since I made it.

I’m a little obsessed. It has a really subtle coconut flavor. And chocolate, I’ve been loving everything chocolate lately.

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Pretzel Buns + March Life Updates

Oh my, you guysssss.

Pretzel Buns - Mrs. Penguin

I have been slaving over pretzel buns since OCTOBER.

And I can finally say: nailed it.

Also this weekend I went to a boxing class and every. single. muscle. is sore. That was on Saturday.. and I’m still complaining about muscle soreness. And today.. it’s leg day. It’s embarrassing.

It’s also embarrassing what I’ve been doing with my pretzel buns. Get ready for it.

Peanut butter and honey sandwiches. It’s got that salty-sweet combo I love.

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Chicken Bacon Avocado Grilled Cheese for #FoodieExtravaganza

Welcome back to the Foodie Extravaganza!

Foodie Extravaganza

This month’s ingredient is grilled cheese. YESSSSS. There are 14 more super awesome grilled cheese recipes at the bottom of this post!

Chicken Bacon Avocado Grilled Cheese for #FoodieExtravaganza - Mrs. Penguin

Grilled cheese is a little out of the realm of my blog. But whatever. We all need to grow right? So I made this super awesome chicken bacon avocado grilled cheese. I swear, anytime I go out to restaurants and I see a menu item with this combination I can’t help but order it. Although lately I’ve been testing out being a vegetarian…. but for you grilled cheese, I’ll make an exception.

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Chocolate Filled Poppyseed Cookies

Oh man.

Chocolate Filled Poppyseed Cookies - Mrs. Penguin

I don’t really have a follow up. Is that bad?

I ran out of these cookies over a week ago. And now I’m over halfway through the week and I really feel like I need a cookie. I have like a million things to do. I went out of town this past weekend and um, all that stuff is still just in my floor. I’ve been re-watching episodes of Grey’s and Labyrinth. So like, David Bowie is more important than unpacking. Fact.

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