Valentine’s Brunch, Creatures, and Fondue

Valentine’s Brunch, Creatures, and Fondue

You know, I think my favorite brunch spot in Ann Arbor is Nick’s. The whole experience is usually quite solid – their menu offers both brunch favorites (Western Omelet or Blueberry Pancakes) as well as some unique dishes (Bacon Waffle or Sweetie Pie Skillet layered with sweet potato tots) that always satisfy, the prices are … Continue reading

Costa Rica: Day 4-Gandoca-Manzanillo Refuge Jungle Hike

Costa Rica: Day 4-Gandoca-Manzanillo Refuge Jungle Hike

To combat the frigid below-zero temperatures Michigan has been experiencing lately, I find myself daydreaming of being back in Costa Rica. Time for another recap! Missed earlier recaps? Catch up here: Getting to Costa Rica Costa Rica: Day 1-Our Stay at Banana Azul Costa Rica: Day 2-Cahuita Snorkel and Hike Costa Rica: Day 3-Jaguar Rescue … Continue reading

Lucky’s Market to Open in Ann Arbor

Lucky’s Market to Open in Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor has a new grocery store in town! The Grand Opening Day Celebration of Lucky’s Market is this upcoming Wednesday, February 15, 2015 at 10:00 AM; however, I got a sneak peek of the store tonight at their Friends and Family Night. I’ve been excited about the opening of Lucky’s Market for months now … Continue reading

Last weekend was my birthday, yo.

Last weekend was my birthday, yo.

Last weekend was my birthday, yo. I did lots of cool stuff. Tin foil on the head like it ain’t no thang. Free Birthday-eve dinner at Mongolian Grill. They have kale on the veggie bar now, for the win. Loadin’ up on those green veggies. Birthday breakfast at McDonald’s. One of my greatest guilty pleasures … Continue reading

Cheesy Spinach & Artichoke Dip

Cheesy Spinach & Artichoke Dip

If you’ve been following this blog since last New Year’s Eve, or have browsed around at all, you might know that the huz and I have an annual New Year’s Eve tradition. And of course it involves food! Each year, on New Year’s Eve (or at least one day that week when we both have … Continue reading

BRAVO! Cucina Italiana–Ann Arbor

BRAVO! Cucina Italiana–Ann Arbor

In December 2014, just a few weeks ago, BRAVO! Cucina Italiana opened their 48th restaurant, located at Briarwood Mall in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Having not even heard of this relatively small chain previously, my interest was piqued when I was invited in for lunch last month, and I gladly accepted the invitation. BRAVO! Cucina Italiana … Continue reading

Holiday Recap 2014

Holiday Recap 2014

This post has been inevitable. With an ever-growing list of “stuff” I want to blog about on my desktop, a list that’s becoming nearly too long to tackle, today I decided to bring you most of that “stuff” in one big compilation post. I did quite a bit of cooking in December – especially over … Continue reading