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TA-DA!! Susie has gone through a few changes over the years, but this is by far the most excited I’ve been about how the old gal turned out!  

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Taco Salad

This past weekend, Mike and I reverted back to college and made some taco salad. Now, usually my college roomie and I (below) make ours with sun chips and...

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tshirt quilt

T-Shirt Quilt

My husband – like a lot of husbands – has about a million t-shirts. And somewhere along the way I decided he needed to purge a few. (I’m the...

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Homemade Thin Mints

Drumroll please…. Do I have your attention!? I introduce you to my latest vice, because holy crap – not only are these easy, but they are SO good! Mike’s...

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shrimp scampi

Lemon Shrimp Scampi

Alright, back on the healthy train. My husband loves shrimp, he’s that guy who stands in front of the shrimp cocktail at parties and consumes 3/4 of the shrimp...

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cakey cookies

Cakey Chocolate Chip Cookies

My apologies for this sweet recipe in the middle of resolution get down to business time, but I had a craving, tried to ignore it and lost the battle...

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Fresh Ricotta Cheese

Hello dear readers! I’m back! Have you missed me? I have missed all of you! I have been like deathly ill and let me just tell you that when...

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dry rub

2012 In Review

Another year has passed, holy crap! This past year was a great one for me: I married my love after seven years together, took a few great vacations with...

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Rum Martini

Pomegranate Rum Martini

My husband and I have been together forever. High school sweethearts, known him my whole life, for.ever. He turned 21 eight months after me and I remember the first...

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Thai Chicken Lettuce Wraps

We had yet another awesome Christmas! We are so blessed that our families live so close together! We got to see everyone on both Christmas eve and Christmas day!...

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