Let me start this post by saying that I can take credit for almost nothing in this post – except baking a few pies. If you want a super cute, pinterest-worthy event my cousin Lindsey is your   Read More ...

I had THE BEST shrimp ceviche ever a few weeks ago when I was in Mexico (more about that HERE)! I always come home from vacations feeling inspired in the kitchen, and this trip was no exception! Give me all the spicy foods!!! =) I especially love shrimp, so obviously   Read More ...

It’s been a tradition for me to incorporate food tours into all my vacations since my very first food tour in Amsterdam a few years back (read about it HERE). Since then, I’ve done a food tour in New Zealand, Iceland, and New Orleans. They were all great. I’ve basically   Read More ...

How is it that no matter what, summer is always crazy busy?? Like seriously, every single day is jammed packed! Don’t get me wrong, it’s been mostly fun stuff but still. Sometimes a girl just needs a lazy day. Am I right?? So that’s what I had! I slept in,   Read More ...

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! 😉 The garden produce has started coming in! This week: potatoes, parsnips, turnips, rutabaga, lettuce, cucumbers, green beans, and more! I love fresh produce. Seriously, I don’t think there is a vegetable that I don’t like, but parsnips are one of my   Read More ...

I don’t eat macaroni and cheese very often, but a serious craving struck a few days ago and I decided this baked mac and cheese needed to happen ;). I’ve made this recipe over and over, and I can’t believe it hasn’t make it to the blog before now! If you   Read More ...

I got sick with mono around Easter and my throat was so sore I didn’t even want to drink my diet coke! I had been wanting to give it up for a while and decided being sick with mono was probably the perfect time. I weaned off (it was pretty   Read More ...

I hope everyone had a great Memorial Day! I spent the day/weekend eating and hanging out with some of my favorite people. Monday everyone came over for a cookout and I grilled up these chicken legs (and some ribs). This recipe comes from a guy I used to go to   Read More ...

I know what you thinking. “Do I really need a recipe for bbq chicken? Can’t I just brush the chicken with bbq sauce and be done?!?” I mean, yes, you can do that and you might have some tasty chicken, but if you want a-mazing grilled bbq chicken you will start   Read More ...

Life has been fast and furious lately – normal for this time of year, I guess – leaving me less time for blogging! =( I’ve still been eating (I rarely miss a meal….I’ve got too much of my dad in me haha!), but just haven’t been taking the time to style   Read More ...