Charming and Delicious Charleston!

Charleston, South Carolina. My oh my. Now that was 4 days of exploration and fantastic food I won’t forget! The history, the food, the charm, the food, the waterfront, the food. We stayed downtown and had ourselves a ball. There are so many great restaurants that one would need at least 2 to 3 weeks….

Farmers Market Stuff

Hi there–it’s me. I come to you from my couch and hurting all over from the dreaded workouts… you know how sometimes it hurts so bad you have a hard time sitting on the toilet? Well, yeah… However, I must persevere–*classic dramatic gesture–hand to forehead*–just so I can try a morsel of dessert before I…

Toasted Ravioli, Baseball & Barbecue

No, I did not make the toasted ravioli you see in the picture–the chef at Charlie Gitto’s is responsible for that. I’ll come back to the ravioli and other awesome dishes in two shakes of a lamb’s tail..okay, I was lying, maybe 10 shakes. Oh, by the way, I was in St. Louis this past…

Snowstorm and Snowmen 2016!

Three weeks ago we had quite a bit of snow and cabin fever was setting in so we decided to venture out and build a snowman. I did not bake but we did cook. We get Blue Apron twice a month–my husband loves it. They send you the ingredients in the exact amount that is…

Puerto Rico-Mofongo, Piña Colada & Cats

I am writing this as we are in the middle of a snow storm. I think there is over two feet of snow already and it is very windy. So this post is way, way overdue, almost two months, but listen, I have good excuses. I was away on vacation in November and after that…

Farmers Market Thursday

I took advantage of the gorgeous weather today and walked the few blocks from my workplace to the farmers market. There is always a good crowd there drawn to the stalls selling honey, baklava, popsicles, and different kinds of food. I always gravitate towards the fruits and vegetables first and I spotted some good looking…