Hey, guys! I know I have not posted in awhile. I have been super busy with my new job! Most of you know I have recently started a new career path in the brewery business at Peace Tree Brewing Company and have been busy learning the ropes! I have been trying to focus on my … More Crispy Oriental Chicken Salad
It’s almost the weekend and I needed a light and fresh recipe! The husband is on a work trip today so Miss Liv and I did some lunch out on the town and a made a trip to the grocery store. After a successful attempt at keeping a toddler entertained at the grocery store (which … More Shrimp Tacos + Cilantro Lime Cream Sauce
Need an easy quick dip to throw together for your next BBQ or get together with family or friends? This recipe is simple. This dip can also be made ahead of time and stored in the refrigerator. We originally received this idea from our friend Kristie and added a few of our favorite ingredients to it! We … More Not So Skinny Mexican Bean Dip
This post starts with the story of this onion. When I purchased this at nearby big box store that shall remain name-less (starts with a W, ends with a T) on a late night grocery run, I handpicked a bag of onions unaware that the price tag was missing. While at checkout, the cashier noticed … More The Zuppa
Grandma’s Apple Crisp This is one of my first dessert recipes I ever attempted, and it’s from my wonderful grandmother. She made this with the grandchildren in mind. There’s no oatmeal in this recipe. She knew we didn’t like it. She’s approaching her mid-90s and was disappointed because this summer she was only able to … More Fall’s Final Farewell..
It was a chilly night. It was a “let’s light a fire, sit there, and stuff our faces with aioli sauce” kind of night. It was a “it’s been a long week, let’s make burgers with beer” kind of night. It was a “let’s let the toddlers run around outside to burn energy” kind of night. Really, it was the best … More Cutthroat Porter Burgers + Garlic Aioli Truffle Fries
There are two things you should know, A) If you’re not from Iowa, you haven’t seen a rivalry like thee Cy-Hawk Rivalry, Iowa versus Iowa State, you think you have, but I assure you, you haven’t, and 2) if you’re anything like some of us, this is you about all sportsball activities: However, there is one … More There’s Only One Winner this Weekend