Hi all! Thought I’d check in and talk about some of my (recent) favorite seasonal meals. Campari tomatoes are back! I was obsessed with them last year, and no other tomatoes can compare! Whether as caprese salad or panzanella with hearty multigrain baguette croutons, I just can’t get enough. Balsamic glaze and a spritz … [Read more...]
I hope you all had a wonderful day – either with your kiddos or your Mothers! I wanted to host a brunch for my mom, my mother-in-law, my Nana, and our families, but just couldn’t fit everyone at our house – so my Mom agreed to host when I said I’d make all the food! … [Read more...]
This past weekend was a whirlwind! When we last “spoke”, I was off to see [the Wizard] Oz with my folks. The movie was kind of lame, but the cupcakes that my mom sent home for Adam and I were not! They’re from a new local bakery, called Batter and Dough, and they were … [Read more...]
I hope you all had a marvelous weekend – and Valentine’s Day! Link up what’s been going on with you over on hot-mama-to-be-Katie’s blog. It’s one of my favorite holidays – I’m a sucker for romance and chocolate. These beautiful flowers greeted me when I returned from St. Augustine – I’d choose any day flowers … [Read more...]
Good morning! I have a fun recap post today – I was lucky enough to escape to sunny St. Augustine with my brother, uncle, dad, and grandmother for a few days this past weekend. There’s nothing like sunshine and the sound of the ocean to de-stress! Oh, and PLENTY of amazing food – which I’ll … [Read more...]
Hi friends! It’s been a while – a week exactly. Things have been crazy with work, but my meals have been delicious – here are some highlights: Best breakfast: Carrot cake version of my favorite pancake recipe – topped with almond butter and light cream cheese. Finally a way to use up carrot … [Read more...]
Hi all! After an exhausting, stressful workday all I could think about was watching Downton Abbey from last night – and if you watch the show, O. M. G. Let’s focus on some happy, positive, marvelous things from today and this past weekend. Love this optimistic link up thanks to Katie! My new favorite breakfast, … [Read more...]
Hi friends – I’ve been having some major issues with the site – it was down completely for days. Now I’m back and playing with the new look – please be patient with me as I’m not so tech-savvy! Hopefully we’ll be back to talking about food tomorrow!
So I haven’t posted since my Christmas re-cap – I considered myself on a “break” between Christmas and New Year’s. I worked two days last week and am working today – Friday… easing back in to a normal schedule. Some food highlights from the past few weeks! Breakfast burrito at my dad’s diner – stuffed … [Read more...]
Christmas Eve: Dinner with my family, Midnight Mass with Adam’s family Christmas Day: 5 stops! Christmas-ing fuel: Hope you all had a very blessed holiday.