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Grilled Hawaiian Chicken Kabobs and Tropical Coleslaw

Grilled Hawaiian Chicken Kabobs and Tropical Coleslaw

In Grilling, Poultry, Salad On July 7, 2016 39 Comments

Well hello, hello and happy Thursday! I am so overly excited that you joined me today (and every day) because I’ve got a really special treat for you…. Read More »

Blueberry Balsamic Summer Salad

Blueberry Balsamic Summer Salad

In Salad On June 30, 2016 0 Comments

In an effort to be healthier this summer (and in life) I’ve been on a total salad kick lately. I have finally fallen in love with kale and… Read More »

7 Layer Taco Salad

7 Layer Taco Salad

In Southwest On June 28, 2016 2 Comments

Well, it’s Tuesday. Which can only mean one thing: It’s time to celebrate Taco Tuesday again! It’s the little things, right? Since tacos are one of my favorite… Read More »

Grilled Summer Squash with Blue Cheese and Hazelnuts

Grilled Summer Squash with Blue Cheese and Hazelnuts

In Sides, Vegetables On June 13, 2016 0 Comments

If it hasn’t been obvious by all of my grill posts lately, I pretty much grill everything in the summer. I wait all winter (and grill in the… Read More »

Garlic and Basil Chicken with Tomato Mozzarella Salad

Garlic and Basil Chicken with Tomato Mozzarella Salad

In Grilling, Poultry On June 9, 2016 0 Comments

Take a minute to just close your eyes and imagine yourself in the hills of Italy just enjoying a sunny afternoon. Most likely you’re sipping on a crisp… Read More »

Satisfy Your Summer Cravings (Giveaway)

Satisfy Your Summer Cravings

In Giveaways, Update On June 8, 2016 15 Comments

The heat has finally rolled into Wisconsin and I could not be more excited to get outside and do all of the things that I love to do… Read More »

Lemony Dill Salmon with Roasted Vegetables

Lemony Dill Salmon with Roasted Vegetables

In Grilling, Seafood On June 1, 2016 0 Comments

Is it just me or does grilled salmon remind you of summer? Maybe it’s the beautiful color of salmon and how it complements so many delicious vegetables that… Read More »

Smoky Barbecue Ribs

Smoky Barbecue Ribs

In Pork On May 27, 2016 1 Comment

Remember last summer when I went on a delicious BBQ tour around Kansas City? Well it should have been a major clue then that I am totally obsessed… Read More »

Almond Joy Smoothie Bowl

Almond, Chocolate and Coconut Smoothie Bowl

In Brunch, Healthy On May 25, 2016 0 Comments

Is there anything better than turning a candy bar into the ultimate healthy breakfast? Probably not. I’m still working on a way to incorporate Kit Kat, Oreo and… Read More »

Sriracha Lime Salmon and Cucumber Salad

Sriracha Lime Salmon and Cucumber Salad

In Seafood On May 24, 2016 0 Comments

Oh hey, it’s my birthday! That’s pretty much what I’ve been talking about for the past week. I’m a big birthday fan and love celebrations of any kind…. Read More »

Spring Pea and Parmesan Macaroni

Spring Pea and Parmesan Macaroni

In Pasta On May 11, 2016 0 Comments

The hardest thing about trying to eat healthier and consume less calories is that I can’t enjoy pasta as much as I’d like. As I page through some… Read More »

Guacamole Turkey Burgers

Guacamole Turkey Burgers

In Burgers, Poultry On May 4, 2016 0 Comments

It’s finally May and I’m still waiting for some nicer weather to hit so that I can get my patio done and grill on a more regular basis…. Read More »

Caramel Pecan Ice Cream

Caramel Pecan Ice Cream

In Treats On May 2, 2016 0 Comments

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and I’ve been trying to come up with something fun and unique for my mom. Any suggestions? She’s typically pretty easy… Read More »

Chipotle Bacon Ranch Chicken Tacos

Chipotle Bacon Ranch Chicken Tacos

In Southwest On April 27, 2016 1 Comment

Okay, seriously. This transition from China-time to America-time has still got me running a little exhausted. So please bear with me as I continue to get back into… Read More »

Grilled Raspberry, Basil and Blue Cheese Sandwich

Grilled Raspberry, Basil and Blue Cheese Sandwich

In Sandwiches On April 22, 2016 0 Comments

I’m baaaack! After a nice vacation in China I’m finally back home and getting things back to normal. I had such a great vacation, ate some delicious food… Read More »

Food n' Focus Travel

Food n’ Focus Travel

In Travels, Update On April 7, 2016 0 Comments

Hey everyone! I just wanted to let you know that I’m going to be out of the office for the next two weeks so things will be a… Read More »

Raspberry Peach Yogurt Parfaits

Raspberry Peach Yogurt Parfaits

In Brunch On April 6, 2016 1 Comment

The countdown is on! I am leaving TOMORROW for China and could not be more excited. It has been a little hectic around here trying to prepare for… Read More »

Healthy Sweet and Sour Chicken

(Lighter) Sweet and Sour Chicken

In Asian, Healthy, Poultry On April 1, 2016 0 Comments

I am so excited to announce my next adventure: China! Seriously, I leave next week. Which is totally crazy but I could not be any more excited to… Read More »

Chickpea Shawarma Salad

Chickpea Shawarma Salad

In Salad, Vegetables On March 30, 2016 0 Comments

I’ve been on a real salad kick lately and since I’m not a real big fan of cold chicken, I had to come up with an alternative. Enter:… Read More »

Orange Poppyseed Loaf Cake

Orange Poppy Seed Loaf Cake With Yogurt Glaze

In Bakery On March 29, 2016 0 Comments

Aside from the bit of snow we received in Wisconsin last week, I’m seriously getting a case of spring fever. And spring is certainly in the air. Not… Read More »

The Ultimate Guide to Pairing Beer and Cheese

The Ultimate Guide to Pairing Beer and Cheese

In How To On March 17, 2016 0 Comments

UPDATED: In case you missed me on The Morning Blend, here’s the video of me talking about delicious beer and cheese pairings: It’s St. Patrick’s Day so obviously… Read More »