December 9, 2012
October 30, 2012

Cheese loves salty meat. And so do I.

October 14, 2012


Well hello world! It’s been a while… Summer happened and (I admit) that blogging became less of a priority. Not that I don’t love this blog… or cooking… or writing about cooking… It’s just that after 8 months of winter in New England, I tend to spend as much time away from the computer in […]

Posted in: Recipes

A Healthier Vehicle for Meat Sauce: Spaghetti Squash

May 7, 2012


My favorite dishes include fried chicken, grilled steaks, lasagna and the crispy deliciousness of pork rinds (fried pork fat). Basically, I love anything fried, high in cholesterol and packed in carbohydrates. Not exactly a healthy combination! And – as my mom reminds me – not at all figure flattering! So to avoid heart disease and […]

Posted in: Gluten Free, Recipes

Eating Well In The ATL

April 18, 2012


When my husband and I boarded our AirTran flight this past Friday for Atlanta, GA, we didn’t know what to expect when we landed. We were on our way to visit our good friends, Mike and Catie, who traded in their New England lifestyle for a little bit of southern comfort. Atlanta had never been […]

Posted in: Photos, Restaurants, Travel

Grilled Chicken, Fresh Beer & Cornhole = Suburban Fun

April 12, 2012


For as long as I can remember, I have always dreamed of having an outdoor kitchen with a fully stocked bar, some taps for the homebrews, and a killer grill. Growing up in Southwest Virginia, the grill was fired up almost year-round. My mom made the most amazing steaks… There was nothing better than the […]

Posted in: Entertaining, Recipes

Ode to Rincon: Fresh Fish Tacos

March 12, 2012


Spring is on it’s way! Who cares that the groundhog predicted more weeks of winter… what does he know? He’s a groundhog. All I care about is the fact that neared 70 degrees today in Boston and I can smell the soil melting. Soon Bostonians will be laying out in bikinis at the public gardens, […]