MAIZ Mexican Cantina

MAIZ Mexican Cantina

Before we get to the food, can we talk about books for a minute today? Up until one week ago I really felt like the only person around who had not yet read Gone Girl (#FirstWorldProblems). The only books I have been reading for, well, basically the past YEAR have been the first five Game … Continue reading

MegGoesNomNom Goes Autumnal

MegGoesNomNom Goes Autumnal

Sweetest Day 2014 brought the huz and I to Milan, Michigan to complete a corn maze. (We didn’t even realize it was Sweetest Day until after the fact, so I guess that worked out well?) Talladay Farms offers two traditional corn mazes as well as a haunted corn maze. Today we took part in the … Continue reading

Hearty Penne Beef from Taste of Home

Hearty Penne Beef from Taste of Home

I feel like I’ve been slacking a bit lately in the recipe reviews department. Reviewing new-to-me recipes from different magazines and websites was my original mission in creating this blog, and it is important to me that I continue doing so! I love sharing my kitchen creations with you. And I hope you enjoy hearing … Continue reading

Getting to Costa Rica

Getting to Costa Rica

This past Saturday evening the huz and returned from our nine day trip to Costa Rica. And we absolutely loved it! Best vacay ever? Possibly. Getting there though? It was a bit of a b. Get up at 3:00 AM Fly: Detroit to Fort Lauderdale =  3 hours Layover: 1.5 hours Fly: Fort Lauderdale to … Continue reading

¡Hola, amigos!

¡Hola, amigos!

Hola! The huz and I just returned from a blissful nine day vacation to Costa Rica’s Caribbean coast! We fell in love with this gorgeous country and loved every minute of our time spent there. More coming soon! Just wanted to pop in and say hello.

Mezzevino

Mezzevino

Mainstreet Ventures has a new eatery in town. Mezzevino offers Mediterranean cuisine on the corner of Fourth and Liberty Streets in downtown Ann Arbor. A peek inside reveals colors and textures reminiscent of the Mediterranean coast. Happy Hour specials are offered, but only at the bar. That is a pet peeve of mine! Why can’t … Continue reading

Juicing Without A Juicer

Juicing Without A Juicer

Did you know that you can make fresh fruit and veggie juice at home without a juicer? Well, you can! You just need two pieces of equipment. But first, let me tell you how I got here. Juicing has become very popular over the last few years. Up until recently, I really had yet to … Continue reading