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Valentine’s Day Fondue

Valentine’s Day Fondue

Are you guys fondue fans? I love fondue! Though, I actually haven’t had fondue that many times in my life, now that I think about it. We did have a chocolate fountain / “chocolate fondue” at our wedding reception that was a big hit. And I’ve eaten at the Melting Pot twice before. This picture … Continue reading

My Birthday Weekend 2014 + Ann Arbor Freebies!

My Birthday Weekend 2014 + Ann Arbor Freebies!

This past weekend commemorates MegGoesNomNom’s four year blogiversary! Which also coincides with my birthday. Yep, I started this blog the day after my birthday four years ago. And I haven’t stopped nomming since. Here’s what I’m been nomming over the last few days, as I’ve been celebrating my birthday! I am all about birthday deals … Continue reading

New Year’s Eve & Aventura

New Year’s Eve & Aventura

Happy 2014! I love New Year’s celebrations. This year we began our “celebration” a day early, with our annual “New Year’s Feast” on December 30. We went with our old favorites this year: pigs in a blanket veggie pizza orgasmic cheese dip Read about our past New Year’s Feasts HERE. Every year since the huz … Continue reading

Christmas 2013 + Weekly Meal Plan

Christmas 2013 + Weekly Meal Plan

Recap of Last Week Dinner Meal Plan for December 21-28: Saturday: Out to dinner at Bigalora <-review post coming soon Sunday: Cuban Pork Shoulder with Beans and Rice <-post coming soon Monday: Leftover Cuban Pork with Beans and Rice Tuesday: Christmas Eve – family gathering at my aunt and uncle’s The huz and I: My … Continue reading

Oh Christmas Tree

Oh Christmas Tree

Hey ya’ll. Today’s post is not food-related but I wanted to share our Christmas tree with you. MegGoesNomNom is gettin’ in the holiday spirit. The huz and I are quite excited because this is our first year of togetherness that we’ve had our own Christmas tree. As mentioned in my Thanksgiving post, getting the tree … Continue reading

Thanksgiving 2013

Thanksgiving 2013

Hey guys! I’ve been enjoying my long holiday weekend and I hope you have been too. I’ve been taking time this weekend to spend time with family, eat lots of food, and relax around the house, which, in my opinion, is the best way to spend the holiday! There are very few things I would … Continue reading

Photo of the Week: Halloween 2013

Photo of the Week: Halloween 2013

Any other Game of Thrones fans out there? I’m a huge fan of the HBO series, and am nearly done watching the third season currently. (Please, no spoilers!) I’d love to check out the books at some point too. This year I dressed like Daenerys Targaryen from Game of Thrones. I’m not a princess, I’m … Continue reading

Memorial Day 2013

Memorial Day 2013

Given that today is a holiday, I am going to skip my weekly formal meal recap and planning post, and instead share some random moments from the past week and long weekend. Spinach & Bacon Hash Brown Quiche Blackened Salmon Green Bean Salad Dilled Potato Salad Grilled Cheese and Fruit Tomato Soup for the Jet-Lagged … Continue reading

Dinner Meal Plan for May 11-17

Dinner Meal Plan for May 11-17

First off, I want to say Happy Mother’s Day to the best mom (my mom!). I am happy that I got to spend much of the day with her, and my fam, today! ..And, on to the food. (Smooth segue, I know.) – Recap of Last Week: Dinner Meal Plan for May 4-10: Saturday: Biercamp … Continue reading

Easter Musings

Easter Musings

I find myself dreaming of vacation lately. Where should we go for our “big” vacay this summer? Current contenders are Central Europe (i.e., Czech Republic, Germany, Croatia, and/or Austria), Costa Rica, all-inclusive resort in Caribbean, Quebec, Western US National Parks trip… Yeah. Seeking a budget-minded trip with lots of culture and adventures. And food. In … Continue reading