From the monthly archives:

April 2010

Fromage Friday: Cheesemonger Book Review

April 30, 2010

I love living by the seasons.  Of course it impacts all the obvious things like fashion (a cozy sweater for winter and a breezy dress for spring) and food (stews and casseroles for fall, salads and smoothies for summer).  But it also extends extends so much further, to my attitude, my hobbies, my whole approach […]

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Cinnamon Banana Muffins

April 28, 2010


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Feel Better Bacon

April 26, 2010

When I was interviewing for the job I have now I commonly got asked what I was looking for in my next opportunity.  Without  fail I would answer that I was looking to be thrown outside my comfort zone – to be scared.  I said it not because it was what some fancy interview book […]

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National Blogger Bake Sale & Deep Chocolate Brownies with Chevre Swirls Version 2.0

April 17, 2010

Today I joined up with with some lovely ladies behind other Chicago food blogs such as Bridezilla Bakes, In Good Taste, and Interior Bakerator as well as some local businesses to put on Chicago’s edition of the National Food Blogger Bake Sale to benefit Share our Strength, which is dedicated to fighting child hunger.  Obviously […]

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Giveaway Winner

April 16, 2010

The winner of the pan set is #27 Amanda!  Look out for an e-mail from me.  And thanks again to the lovely people at CSN Stores for sponsoring this great giveaway.

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National Bake Sale for a Good Cause

April 15, 2010

If you’ve been reading my blog for awhile they you know I love a good bake sale, especially if it benefits a cause I believe in.  Because of this, when I heard about the National Food Bloggers Bake Sale I knew I wanted to participate.  All across the country bloggers will be holding bake sales […]

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Orange and Vanilla Bean Baked Oatmeal

April 14, 2010

Don’t forget there is still time to enter to win my Calphalon omelette pan set giveaway from Check out my post here to enter through Friday, April 16 at 12 AM Eastern time. When it comes to food, what does indulgence mean to you?  I would venture a guess that for a lot of people […]

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Giveaway Time!

April 12, 2010

Happy Monday everyone. Feeling less than thrilled about being back to the grind? Hopefully I have some news that will cheer you up. It’s time for another giveaway. The generous folks at CSN stores are sponsoring a giveaway.  They own an assortment of online specialty stores that carry everything from tv stands to cookware.  They want […]

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Pasta with Goat Cheese, Orange Confit, and Thyme

April 7, 2010

I love drawing inspiration for new dishes from restaurants.  If I’m not jotting down notes in my pocket-sized pink Moleskine journal, or stealing menus (with permission) for reference later, then I’m still trying my hardest to remember the flavor combinations I’ve enjoyed. The latter was the case two weeks ago when I had tapas and […]

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