The Ravens Club – Blogger Dinner

The Ravens Club – Blogger Dinner

Last April, I wrote a blog post about Ravens Club’s Improved Menu, after enjoying my favorite meal to date at the restaurant since its opening four years ago on Main Street in Ann Arbor. More recently, last week in fact, I was the lucky recipient of an invitation to come dine at Ravens Club with … Continue reading

Blank Slate Creamery

Blank Slate Creamery

I’ve now made two visits to Ann Arbor’s newest ice cream shop, Blank Slate Creamery. Apparently I was not the only one who got the memo stating that they opened! My first visit was back in August, about one month after they opened, but there was still a line out the door on a Friday … Continue reading

Garden of Flavor’s 14-Day Green Juice Challenge

Garden of Flavor’s 14-Day Green Juice Challenge

This post has been two weeks in the making! Thirty-two bottles of juice later, I’m here to tell you about my participation in Garden of Flavor’s “Green Challenge.” I’ve dabbled in drinking fresh juice from time to time over the past year. Last spring, I completed a one-day juice cleanse with Garden of Flavor’s juices … Continue reading

Crispy Vegetable Quesadillas from Cooking Light

Crispy Vegetable Quesadillas from Cooking Light

How great are quesadillas, am I right? Melty cheese, crispy exterior. How can you not love them? For years, Chicken Fajita Quesadillas have made frequent appearances in our regular dinner rotation. Oh yeah, I’ve totally been making this Kraft recipe since before we were even married. I remember whipping up these quesadillas way back when … Continue reading

Blimpy’s Back!

Blimpy’s Back!

After spending 60 years in business on the corner of Division and Packard in Ann Arbor… …and after being closed for business for 13 months, Krazy Jim’s Blimpy Burger has finally reopened in their new location at 304 S. Ashley in downtown Ann Arbor. Thank goodness. When I visited with my officemates last Thursday at … Continue reading

My Seventh StitchFix Experience

My Seventh StitchFix Experience

It’s been many months since my last StitchFix (there was still snow on the ground!), but the changing leaves and chill in the air prompted me to get a fix in the works. My office is quite chilly, and I could use some new fall and winter clothes. (Also, I had a bit of referral … Continue reading

Costa Rica: Day 1-Our Stay at Banana Azul

Costa Rica: Day 1-Our Stay at Banana Azul

Hallo! I am back with more recap of my recent trip to Costa Rica. (Read the first part here.) Also I would like to share additional details about the hotel we stayed at, because it was amazing! The most popular region for tourism in Costa Rica seems to be the Pacific Coast, based on information … Continue reading

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