Pork Tenderloin and Cannellini Beans

Pork Tenderloin and Cannellini Beans

As I’ve gotten older, I’ve really come to strongly believe that it’s important to keep trying things you thought you didn’t like. Whether it be trying tomatoes again, or overcoming a fear of heights, I think it’s important to keep an open mind. There are SO many foods I used to think I didn’t like. … Continue reading

Ravens Club’s Improved Menu

Ravens Club’s Improved Menu

Hey friends! I’m excited to tell you about my most recent Ravens Club dining experience. So, first a little history on my past experiences with Ravens Club over the past three years. Ravens Clubs is definitely one of my favorite late-night hang outs. I love the ambiance. It’s dark. It’s sexy. The craft cocktail menu … Continue reading

Dinner Meal Plan for April 13-19 + Weekly Recap

Dinner Meal Plan for April 13-19 + Weekly Recap

Recap of Last Week Dinner Meal Plan for April 6-12: Sunday: Chicken Potpie with Cheddar Biscuit Topping – Monday: Leftover Potpie – Tuesday: Mushroom and Sausage Ragu with Polenta, Steamed Asparagus. Another tasty, new-to-me, budget-minded recipe from Cooking Light. Enjoyed it! – Wednesday: Out to dinner at Old Town Tavern. The huz and I went … Continue reading

The Oh She Glows Cookbook

The Oh She Glows Cookbook

For years, I’ve been an avid reader of Oh She Glows. As one of my favorite food blogs, Angela’s blog played a role in inspiring me to begin my own food blog journey. Years later, it’s incredible to see one of the fruits of her labor: a gorgeous new cookbook packed full of recipes. I’ve … Continue reading

Myrtle Beach-Part II

Myrtle Beach-Part II

Here is Part II of my Myrtle Beach girls’ weekend recap. (Find Part I here). Our first stop on Saturday morning was at the House of Blues, which was located right next door to the resort at which we stayed. [source] The House of Blues features a really affordable brunch buffet on Saturday mornings, with … Continue reading

Myrtle Beach–Part I

Myrtle Beach–Part I

Well hello there! Long time no see. What have you been up to? I just returned from an extended weekend getaway in Myrtle Beach. With dreams of escaping the gray and gloom that is Michigan in March, Five Cent Femme and I flew to South Carolina for a three-day weekend. Yep – Girls’ Weekend! Unfortunately … Continue reading

Beezy’s

Beezy’s

It would be a stretch to consider this post a formal “Restaurant Review.” Let’s consider it more of a pop-in post. I think that’s more in-line with what we’ve got going on here anyways. Last weekend the huz and I headed to Ypsilanti for brunch at Beezy’s. Located on N. Washington Street in downtown Ypsi, … Continue reading

Dinner Meal Plan for March 23-29 + Weekly Recap

Dinner Meal Plan for March 23-29 + Weekly Recap

Recap of the Last Week Dinner Meal Plan for March 16-22: Sunday: Saucy Mushroom Chicken, Mashed Yukon Gold Potatoes, Asparagus – Monday: On The Mend Spiced Red Lentil-Kale Stew – this is the first recipe I’ve tried in the new Oh She Glows cookbook and I absolutely loved it. The broth was so incredibly flavorful! … Continue reading