french onion

French Onion Soup Baguettes

Why is it that the week before your vacation starts is the week that drags on the longest? I am SO happy that it’s Friday I can’t even tell...

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Mushroom Chili

I’m loving the snow, but hating the traffic it immediately brings on. We live in Minnesota and people still act surprised when it snows! This year is a bit...

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chx salad

Avocado Chicken Salad

In the last few years I have really grown to love the holiday season. Yea yea – I’m a horrible person for not always loving it, but my husband...

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The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap 2013

Another year… another cookie swap! I absolutely love that Lindsay and Julie put this together last year on a whim, without planning on it being such a huge success!...

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kung pao

Kung Pao Chicken

All I wanted to do this past weekend was cook and bake and watch trashy tv in my pajamas! Oh and did I mention that I just wanted to...

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Mixed Conference: I Carried A Watermelon

I grew up watching Dirty Dancing on repeat. You could play a song from the movie and I could tell you what was happening and what “Johnny” was doing...

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Pumpkin Whoopie Pies

Alright, I’m going to say it… I miss Thanksgiving. I love being around family, and friends and getting to go back for seconds and thirds without being judged. Once...

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quinoa chili

Vegetarian Quinoa Chili

Man, oh man… there has been some D-R-A-M-A over here. Our computer basically stopped working – you know the one I upload these yummy images to!? Then, after buying...

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Friday Rambling

Do not ask me why – but Mike and I have been looking through our wedding photos … again. I obsess over them like every bride obsesses over her...

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Balsamic Pork Chops

Today marks ONE week until Thanksgiving and I can hardly believe it! Man, does time fly or what?? I’ve decided that the one downside to being a twenty something...

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