Posted in July 2013

Europe 2013: Day 1-Arriving in Prague

Europe 2013: Day 1-Arriving in Prague

As detailed in my previous post, the huz and I recently celebrated our five-year wedding anniversary. To celebrate the occasion, we vacationed in Europe! We had such an incredible time on our first trip to Europe together last year (to Paris, Florence, and Rome), that we decided to return! This time, we visited different countries. … Continue reading

Dinner Meal Plan for July 28-August 3

Dinner Meal Plan for July 28-August 3

Dobrý den! I’ve just returned from a wonderful vacation in the Czech Republic, so I hope you will forgive my decreased posting frequency over the past couple weeks! I definitely missed blogging while I was gone and am excited to start blogging about food and my travels again. Traveling meant I missed last week’s meal … Continue reading

Photo of the Week–5 Years of Marriage

Photo of the Week–5 Years of Marriage

This week’s Photo of the Week edition is a very special one! Five years ago today, the huz and I were MARRIED! It was the most incredible day. And it has been an incredible journey! It all started eight years ago, when we met via a Facebook poke initiated by ME! Both of being University … Continue reading

Photo of the Week–Studio Kitchen

Photo of the Week–Studio Kitchen

Welcome to Week 3 of Photo of the Week! This week, I have for you what I consider to be *my* first kitchen. Sure, I lived (and cooked) in a handful of places before this kitchen, but this was *my* first kitchen. *This* kitchen was the kitchen in my itty-bitty, <300 square-foot studio apartment that … Continue reading

Look at my Macaroni

Look at my Macaroni

The Grill Master of the House was a bit dejected when I said that I wouldn’t be blogging about our “Fourth of July Steaks.” I mean, what would I say? We went to Knight’s Market, picked up a lovely pair of steaks, and grilled them over charcoal? That they were pretty amazing? Well, yeah, I … Continue reading

Chicken Tikka Pizzas

Chicken Tikka Pizzas

Are yuh guys Chicken Tikka fans? I can’t resist that orange, creamy, tomato-y sauce, fragrant with warm Indian spices, myself. And further, I simply could not resist the idea of Chicken Tikka pizzas when I saw this recipe in Cooking Light. Here’s how it turned out. One of the defining methods of Chicken Tikka Masala … Continue reading

MorningStar Farms Giveaway Winner

MorningStar Farms Giveaway Winner

A winner has been chosen for the MorningStar Farms Giveaway from my Herbed Goat Cheese and Fig Burger post earlier this week. GIVEAWAY: One winner will be randomly selected to win a “Feel Good Grilling” gift package from MorningStar Farms, to include: Coupon for a free MorningStar Farms product of your choice Fun, summer tablecloth … Continue reading

Dinner Meal Plan for July 14-20

Dinner Meal Plan for July 14-20

Last Week: Dinner Meal Plan for July 7-13: Saturday: 5-course dinner at Thunder Bay Resort with wine pairings Sunday: Herbed Goat Cheese and Fig Burger Meatless Monday: Chicken Tikka Pizza <- post coming soon Tuesday: BBQ Turkey Meatballs, Mashed Potatoes <- post coming soon Wednesday: Out for Korean – BBQ Spicy Pork at Arirang Thursday: … Continue reading

Photo of the Week–Joyful

Photo of the Week–Joyful

This Saturday I have installment #2 in my Photo of the Week series! And this time, with my five-year wedding anniversary approaching later this month, I have a wedding photo to share. Spoiler alert: it won’t be the last wedding photo you’ll see this month. In case you’re thinking that I created this Photo of … Continue reading