• Appetizer

    Moody Monday: Lazy Days

      My Moody Monday picture is not really a specific adventure but just a few snippets from a lazy weekend. Wyatt just got an iphone and is loving the photo apps so I have…

    August 6, 2012
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    Searchable Saturdays

    Tuko/Taco/Teekee at the lake So this month marks the 1 year anniversary of my blog. Woah, weird. Right? Anyhow, we will get more into that later this month when the actual date hits. I…

    August 4, 2012
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    Roasted Tomato and Feta Polenta

    This weekend is creeping up fast which means it’s time for me to start thinking about what I can knock off my August to-do list. I immediately thought of camping but the weather channel…

    August 2, 2012
  • Breakfast Entree

    Sky High Biscuits and Sage Gravy

    After dozens and dozens of failed attempts, I am still trying to photograph a beautiful plate of biscuits and gravy (see here and below). I am starting to feel like it’s a lost cause…there…

    August 1, 2012
  • Adventure Vegan Wrap Up

    July Wrap Up

    Well, it’s that time again! July has already flown past us and it’s time to start reflecting. Here are my favorite posts from this past month: 1. Ah yes! The Blueberry Peach Cobbler Cake…

    July 31, 2012
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    Moody Monday: Staycation

    So I went into this weekend basically having no plans (outside of Friday night) and was almost kind of nervous about it. I can’t remember the last time I didn’t have a long list…

    July 30, 2012
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    Appetizer Entree Side Snack

    Corn and Feta Empanadas

    I have been having some serious wonderlust lately. It’s a serious problem. I feel like it mine as well be 20 degrees out…this heat makes me feel just as claustrophobic as the freezing nights…

    July 26, 2012
  • Adventure Drinks Vegan

    Blueberry Limeade Cocktail

    And it’s time for another cocktail recipe! I have really been spitting them out lately, huh? After posting recipes for both Vanilla Peach Champagne Punch and Strawberry Mint Wine Coolers last week, I am…

    July 24, 2012
  • Moody Monday

    Moody Monday: Summer Banner

    Good afternoon. I am going to keep this short because I have been feeling under the weather the past few days and am not the most chipper I have ever been. Anyhow, I FINALLY…

    July 23, 2012
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    Summer Squash Gratin

    Here is a spectacular example of why the weekly CSA box is perfect for me. I never buy yellow squash- I am a total zucchini nut and don’t usually stray. However, we received five…

    July 19, 2012
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    Adventure

    Lake Dinner Picnic

    ; As I mentioned in a post a few days ago, we went on a lovely dinner picnic last Thursday. It was nice because we have been so busy with moving and getting our…

    July 18, 2012
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    Appetizer Entree

    Italian-Style Stuffed Tomatoes

    So I can’t believe I haven’t told you guys yet but we decided to buy a CSA share! Last week we picked up our first CSA box from Stranger’s Hill Farm. Oh my god-…

    July 17, 2012
  • Moody Monday

    Moody Monday: Sunburns and Live Music

    While everyone was at Pitchfork this weekend, I managed to get my own dose of music and sun: we saw King Tuff on Friday followed by Wyatt’s band playing on Saturday followed by an…

    July 16, 2012
  • Drinks Vegan

    Strawberry and Mint Wine Cooler

    Now that the heat wave is officially over (fingers crossed), it’s time to pull out your favorite recliner into the yard, pick up an alcoholic drink, and station yourself in the yard with all…

    July 11, 2012
  • Adventure

    Blog Nerd

    My apologies for two posts in a row without a recipe but since my internet is still in limbo at our new house, I am forced to the limits of my cellphone. Ah well,…

    July 10, 2012
  • Moody Monday

    Moody Monday: Extra Extra Long Weekend

    Well, I hope everyone had a fantastic previous week and a great 4th of July. After five wonderful days of sleeping in, lying around the house, and getting to know my new kitchen…it is…

    July 9, 2012
  • Wrap Up

    June Wrap Up

    Well Mondays are when I usually post about being moody …but let’s be real: I have a TWO day week since my company is giving us Wednesday through Friday off for the 4th of…

    July 2, 2012
  • Entree

    Summer Vegetable Calzones

    Oh! Do you remember those delicious pizzas I made here? Well, I froze the rest of the dough and made calzones out of it yesterday! It was oh so yummy and a great way…

    June 28, 2012
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    Quinoa Primavera

    As an attempt to cure my pizza hangover (symptoms included but were not limited to lethargy, lack of desire to wear ‘going out’ clothes, food baby, etc), I decided we need a healthy dinner…

    June 26, 2012
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    Moody Monday: Move In Time

    Why hellooooooooooooo, Monday….not gonna lie, I was not prepared for you! We spent all weekend moving (drove 10 hours between Friday and Saturday to pick up furniture in Chicago) and I feel like I…

    June 25, 2012