Grilled Chipotle Chicken Tacos

Grilled Chipotle Chicken Tacos

In Poultry, Southwest On July 25, 2012 1 Comment

I was so excited to return Taco Tuesday this week. I’ve been eying up this recipe for Grilled Chipotle Chicken Tacos for a while now but they seemed… Read More »

Orzo with Chicken and Asiago

Orzo with Chicken and Asiago

In Italian, Pasta, Poultry On July 24, 2012 0 Comments

Here’s a quick little recipe that makes a great, complete meal: Orzo with Chicken and Asiago. As usual, I made a few alterations to the printed recipe to… Read More »


Festa Italiana

In Italian, Travels On July 23, 2012 2 Comments

Alright Monday. What do you have for me? The weekend was great, as usual. Summers in Milwaukee are filled with festivals galore…which means food. Lots of food. We… Read More »

Key lime pie

Key Lime Pie

In Bakery, Treats On July 20, 2012 2 Comments

I’m raising a glass this Friday to my favorite pie: Key Lime. If this pie is on a restaurant menu, you can guarantee I’m ordering it. It also… Read More »

grilled pork tenderloin sandwich

Grilled Pork Tenderloin Sandwiches

In Grilling, Pork, Sandwiches On July 19, 2012 0 Comments

Following my BBQ overload a few weeks back I thought I would be swearing off BBQ of any kind for the next month. Apparently not. I’ve been secretly… Read More »


Steamed Mussels

In Seafood On July 18, 2012 0 Comments

When I talk about my blog with strangers I find many people asking me how I have time to maintain it. I tell you what, it’s time consuming… Read More »

Italian Meatball Burger

Italian Meatball Burgers

In Beef, Burgers, Poultry On July 17, 2012 0 Comments

I’m back at it this week and my kitchen is in full-on cooking mode. I came across this recipe for Italian Meatball Burgers from Cooking Light and had… Read More »


Happy Friday!

In Cake On July 13, 2012 0 Comments

It’s finally here, folks…Friday. Thankfully after this weekend life will begin to slow down and I can get back to cooking and baking for you. There’s no ‘real’… Read More »


Let them eat cake!

In Cake, Recipe Roundup, Treats On July 12, 2012 0 Comments

Pinterest is so dangerous. I sort through the hundreds of postings showing beautiful food and dessert postings only to find myself licking my lips by the end. I’ve… Read More »

turkey burger

Grilled Turkey Burgers with Cheddar and Smoky Aioli

In Burgers, Grilling, Poultry On July 11, 2012 0 Comments

Let’s talk about paprika for a minute. Paprika comes from a wide variety of places ranging in color from deep reds to oranges. It can be sweet, it… Read More »

fiesta chicken

Grilled Fiesta Chicken

In Grilling, Healthy, Poultry, Southwest On July 10, 2012 1 Comment

After eating an overdose of BBQ last week I’m trying to be a bit healthier this week. Unfortunately I’m really bored of just grilled chicken with asparagus so… Read More »

chocolate chip bundt cake

Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake

In Chocolate, Treats On July 9, 2012 1 Comment

Alright, I know, I know. I’ve been gone and you missed me. Things have been a little bit hectic over here. Aside from my vacation last week and… Read More »

Gus's Fried Chicken

Review: Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken

In Reviews On July 6, 2012 0 Comments

I know, I know…It’s been a slow week here at the blog. I returned from Memphis on Wednesday and have been busy ever since. I’m guessing most people… Read More »

cheesecake squares

Red, White & Blue Roundup

In Bakery, Cake, Cookies, Fruit, Recipe Roundup On June 29, 2012 0 Comments

It’s time to break out the sparklers and get ready for the picnics! I really love the 4th of July celebrations every year. The food is what really… Read More »

chimichurri chicken

Chimichurri Chicken & Blanched Green Beans

In Grilling, Healthy, Poultry On June 28, 2012 0 Comments

Bring on the ribs and grits because I’m heading to the south! I’ve decided to take an impromptu vacation for a few days and will be heading to… Read More »

lemon & rosemary chicken

Lemon & Rosemary Chicken

In Grilling, Healthy, Poultry On June 27, 2012 0 Comments

It’s about to get hot around Milwaukee. I mean REAL hot. I will be trying to avoid using my stove at all costs and grilling anything and everything…. Read More »


The Baked Brownie

In Chocolate, Treats On June 26, 2012 2 Comments

I was told that someone wanted brownies…so I made brownies. Seriously, ask and you shall receive. I dug through my baking books and paged through the food blogs… Read More »

greek yogurt smoothie

Berry Banana Smoothies

In Giveaways, Treats On June 25, 2012 54 Comments

Ok, I swear this is the last time that I’m going to talk about how awesome Greek yogurt is but I promise you this, you’ll be happy that… Read More »


Monday Preview

In Giveaways On June 22, 2012 0 Comments

Today is Friday…Hooray! Enjoy your weekend and come back on Monday where I’ll be discussing my love for Greek yogurt (again) and offering my first giveaway! Stay tuned…

cherry almond granola

Toasted Cherry Almond Granola

In Brunch, Fruit, Healthy, Treats On June 21, 2012 0 Comments

Ever since I’ve been hooked on my Chobani Yogurt Parfaits I’ve been really interested in making my own granola. It just seems like the sky is the limit… Read More »

meatball slider

Italian Meatball Sliders

In Beef, Burgers, Italian On June 20, 2012 1 Comment

I know that I’ve mentioned before that one of my favorite times of the month is the day my Cooking Light magazine arrives. I always can’t wait to… Read More »