It is that time of year again. The question “What is your New Year’s resolution going to be?” seems to be spilling out of everyone’s mouth. My answer is typically “Nothing“. I have never really been into doing new years resolutions. Actually, I have never been much of a New Years person in general. I… Continue reading Re-think Your Resolution
As a kid I would BEG my parents to let me get a kids meal from McDonald’s. It wasn’t very often that I ate out of that trademark red cardboard box with the golden “M” handles. Come to think of it, there is only one specific time that I remember getting one. My mother and… Continue reading Re-Vamped Kids Meals & A Trip To The Grand Rapids Downtown Market
Man, was today a long day. Let’s start off with some jokes to brighten it. A guy walks into a restaurant and the day’s special was beef tongue. He says to the waitress, “I don’t want anything that came out of an animal’s mouth. I’ll have two eggs instead.” An explosion in a cheese shop… Continue reading Pasta & Pesto
Merry (Belated) Christmas! I don’t know about your Holiday, but mine was fantastic. On Christmas Eve I celebrated with Joseph and his family. We did the typical gift exchange, chowed down on yummy food (His sister is a fantastic cook. My favorite was the baked brie and cranberry wrapped up in puff pastry. Delish) and… Continue reading Merry Christmas!
T-minus 2 days! I hope you have your Christmas shopping finished, that would make one of us… In my defense, before you go thinking I am a thoughtless person, I at least know what I am getting! It is just the act of going out and getting it that needs to be done… The roads… Continue reading Choco-Walnut Banana Bread
TGIF! I read a really interesting article today that I thought I would share with you all. Do you have a quirky little way of eating something? Do you, for instance, cut your sandwiches into quarters, peel an orange a particular way, or unwrap a granola bar in a certain fashion? Well, these “food rituals”… Continue reading Food Rituals & Flavor
Happy Monday, everyone! I hope the week started off well for you. While I was out running errands today I got this strong craving for pizza. So, I picked up some ingredients to make one. I used mushrooms, chicken, spinach and basil as toppings, but you can use whatever toppings are your favorite. I think… Continue reading White Pizza