Change for the Better

One thing I always look forward to is getting new magazines in the mail.  Well, actually, mail period makes me excited.  The newest issue (September 2010) of Everyday with Rachael Ray had … [Read more...]

Restaurant Week Inspiration

Last week my fireman and I celebrated Dallas Restaurant Week with an evening at the elegant Mi Piaci.  The Special 4th Course was served, and it was an asparagus and shiitake mushroom blend … [Read more...]

A Hatch Kind of Idea

This week launched the Hatch Chile Festival at Central Market.  This festival is going on it's 15th year, with each one being more unique.  Two weeks ago, Market Street launched their own … [Read more...]

Sweet Balsamic Bruschetta

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Have I mentioned that I heart tomatoes?  Well, I do.  A lot.  I'm one of those that will gasp at the picked through salad or peeled off slices, and gladly take them off your hands since you wont eat … [Read more...]

It’s the Little Things

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This morning I was up and at em' quite early.  I had a lot to take care of on my 'day off'.  It's funny how that works out sometimes.  Our day off seems to be a heck of a lot busier than our day on.  … [Read more...]

For the Love of YOU!

I asked my Facebook community to help me reach 300+ fans, and without hesitation, my fan count jumped to the desired 300!  I’m excited to tell you that, in honor of you, CSN stores and CBroc is giving … [Read more...]

Sweet Potato Topped Turkey Shepherd’s Pie

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I have found myself incredibly lucky that my husband is totally fine with eat anything I put in front of him.  Often I totally forget about this, and when I'm coming up with a recipe and trying to … [Read more...]

Apricot Chicken Quesadillas

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A weird..no, unique food junkie, that is.  I don't want to say 'weird'..have you ever noticed that the word kind of turns people off?  Like, if you called some complete stranger on the street weird, I … [Read more...]

Summer Shrimp Bisque

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This month's Cooking Light magazine showed up just as we were heading out for our weekend in Austin--perfect timing for the car ride there (when I SHOULD have been studying for the RD exam..but I … [Read more...]

Thai Turkey Lettuce Wraps

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Last weekend I spent some time with my family on a last minute out of town trip with the hubby.  It was so nice to see my mom, dad, and brothers..and even better, having someone else cook for me :)  … [Read more...]