Monthly Archives: May 2012

Memorial Day Weekend

The long weekend is over… but I am so excited because tomorrow is already Wednesday! This weekend Mark was back in town visiting Atlanta. We had such a great time together… it was nice finally having my table for 2 partner in crime. We ate well and explored Atlanta. Mark lived in Atlanta for 6 […]

Whole Wheat Pita Bread

The past two weeks have been super hectic! I work in the consumer goods business and we are a holiday driven industry. Needless to say I came off a work high from Mother’s Day and we are full swing ahead for Father’s Day. Last week I needed a break, and spent two beautiful hours making […]

Mother’s Day French Toast

Mary Engelbreit- Comic Relief for Walmart c/o American Greetings Today is Mother’s Day! This post is dedicated to my mom, Carrie! She is terrific and has had an extra stressful year… she took on dual roles, staying Mom to my sisters and I, but also being the primary caretake for GT. She is my twin…we […]

Breakfast Quinoa

I went to college at Marquette University. “Food trends” seemed to love our sorority house. Quinoa was the longest lived food trend. One of my dear friends would eat quinoa every night- with feta and peppers, I have to give her credit, I think she started the quinoa aphi food trend. When I saw this […]

Cinnamon Chip Biscotti

Last month I went and visited my sister overseas. We met in Paris and traveled to Italy together. My cooking lately has been a reflection of the Italian cuisine that I had while Florence. From the pizza, pasta, to the Italian bake goods… it was all delicious! In Venice we stopped at a small bakery […]

Whole Wheat Arugula Pesto With Prosciutto and Mozzarella Pizza

As I have anxiously awaited this day when I felt confident and ready, to start my own blog, I have journaled different topics to discuss, how to word my thoughts… but of course, at this moment… I don’t know what to write. My “Food Blog” bookmark on my MAC houses my food idols: culinary chefs, […]