Monthly Archives: July 2010

Driving to New York

I’m off to New York! Actually, I’m off to Hoboken to stay with a friend for the night, then off to NYC on Saturday for another friend’s par-tay.  I live about a six hour drive away, so I’m dressed for … Continue reading

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Oatmeal Protein Bars

I’m headed to NY this weekend for some girl time – yay! Since I never quite know where my next meal is coming from on trips like this, I like to pack snacks. In the past I used to truck … Continue reading

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Alert the authorities – I’m wearing khakis

I have not worn khakis (under my own free will) since high school. I can’t say why exactly, but they do represent a certain “preppiness” that I have strived to avoid for years. Well, the streak has been broken! I … Continue reading

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Chilled Quinoa Salad with Grilled Summer Vegetables

I love when summer squash, zucchini and patty pan squash start turning up at the Farmer’s Market. They’re so much sweeter and more flavorful than their grocery store counterparts and you can usually find a few little tiny guys that … Continue reading

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Follow my blog with bloglovin!

Follow my blog with bloglovin Cool beans, working on the details, but just another way to follow moi.

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Ice cream, beer and organization – hooray!

Ok, so not the most health conscious combination. But… we only live once, right?  This weekend Ross and I decided to splurge and head over to Beals Ice Cream in Portland’s Old Port.  It was definitely an ice cream kind … Continue reading

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Franklin!

Ignore this post if you are heartless and don’t love adorable animals. Ok, I’ll admit it, I’m a crazy dog lady. Ok, beyond a crazy dog lady. My puggle Franklin is my baby, my fur baby to be exact. From … Continue reading

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Mashed Sweet Potato with Chorizo and Egg

My fiancee is addicted to three things: anything with sugar, curry and chorizo. Each Sunday as I make our meal plan for the week (yes I do that) I ask him if he has any requests. Each and every Sunday … Continue reading

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Best Skirt EVER

Judging by the photo below, you may think I do not have hands. I do – I swear! This fluffy yellow confection just so happens to have pockets! Ah pockets, how I love thee! This has to be my absolute … Continue reading

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Greek Pasta Salad

As you well know if you live anywhere along the Eastern Seaboard, and probably just about everywhere else in North America for that matter, it is HOT out there. 90-100 degree weather = nah’ so much for cooking. Due to … Continue reading

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