• blueberrysoda2

    Blueberry Thyme Soda

    I’m obsessed with my Soda Stream. Like more than anyone should ever be with a kitchen appliance. I was on the fence about getting one since it seems like such a unnecessary expense but…

    April 12, 2013
  • Appetizer Side

    Macaroni Salad

    For me, the biggest parts about giving up certain foods is the association. I doubt any [sane] person would pass up a piece of their favorite chocolate cake. Why? Because that slice taste more…

    April 10, 2013
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    Berry Brioche Muffins

    I love making bread. On any given rainy Sunday, you will most likely find me in the kitchen kneading up something delicious. Whether it’s beer bread or pumpernickel or cinnamon rolls will all depend…

    April 9, 2013
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    Adventure Searchable Saturdays

    Searchable Saturdays

          1. LOVING /// Tomorrow marks the first outdoor Farmer’s Market of the year here in Bloomington. I am sure there won’t be much produce yet but lots of delicious local food,…

    April 6, 2013
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    Citrus Thyme Cocktail

      I usually post in the mornings but a happy hour post seemed appropriate with this cocktail recipe. I reserve the winters for beer and baileys and mulled wine. But as the sun starts…

    April 3, 2013
  • Ginger Citrus Infused Vodka

    Ginger Citrus Infused Rum

      So remember when I made that Blueberry Basil Infused Vodka? Well, it was awesome. So awesome that I needed to play around with more infusions. From what I had read, you only get…

    April 2, 2013
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    Wild Rice & Wheatberry Grain Salad

        Helloooo, April. April Fools has always been one of my favorite holidays. I’m ruthless about it. My childhood pranks consisted of unplugging the fridge and turning the house upside down in the…

    April 1, 2013
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    Searchable Saturdays

    Searchable Saturdays

    The posts were a little sparse this week. Things got busy and I mostly relied on leftovers from a big pot of Black Bean Chili for my meals. Things should start to calm down…

    March 30, 2013
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    Searchable Saturdays

    Searchable Saturdays

    Hello Weekend! The sun shining outside is tricking me into thinking it’s warmer than 20 degrees out. Oh spring – where are you??! Ah well. Here are some inspirational links from the week..  …

    March 23, 2013
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    Lentil Meatball Subs

      Lentils are known for being a good source of protein, increasing energy, helping with digestion, maintaining good cholesterol, and so many other important dietary needs. So, of course, these inciting benefits make me…

    March 22, 2013
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    Citrus Tub Scrub /// Chickpea Spring Issue

      Let’s talk magazine. I love blogs. They are wonderful – accessible, easy to update, and inspiring. But, in my opinion, they will never compare to having a print version of something. Maybe I’m…

    March 21, 2013
  • Drinks

    Blueberry Basil Peach Fizz

    And here is the cocktail recipe I promised to go along with the Basil Blueberry Infused vodka. It’s simple with the shining ingredients being the garnish. But that’s the way I like my cocktails.…

    March 13, 2013
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    Ocean Bound

    Heyyaa! We are heading out on an adventure in search of warmer weather. I like to think that I’m never too old for a spring break. I may or may not be able to…

    March 11, 2013
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    Basil Blueberry Infused Vodka

      This is less of a recipe and more of a kitchen experiment. It involves letting vodka absorb the flavors for up to a weeks time. And involves sip tasting everyday. And adjusting the…

    March 10, 2013
  • Searchable Saturdays

    Searchable Saturdays

    I woke up to the strangest thing just a few minutes ago. My boyfriend was not still sleeping next to me. I went into the living room and he wasn’t putting around on his…

    March 9, 2013
  • tomatosauce

    Basics: Homemade Tomato Sauce

        I’m not going to lie to you. It’s the last leg of winter and I am feeling as uninspired by food as is heavenly possible. I’m over root vegetables. And citrus cakes.…

    March 7, 2013
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    Side Snack

    Cinnamon Honey Almond Butter

    As I continue the journey with my 2013 resolution of less processed food, I can’t help but continue to be amazed at how easy it is to make staples for your kitchen. From fresh…

    March 5, 2013
  • honeybeechai

    Honey Bee Chai (Vanilla + Honey)

    This being the second post on Chai Tea in the last 2 weeks (see: Chocolate Chai), it’s pretty obvious that chai has won me over. Most people feel very passionate about coffee or tea.…

    March 4, 2013