Spicy Peanut Chicken Soba Noodle Salad

Number one "food blogging" pet peeve-- being too tired, too rushed, or too hungry to properly photograph a recipe.  Trust me, I get it, I'm blogging about food, it should look appetizing and appealing, but I have an 8 to 5 job and sometimes a girl just can't wait... Sometimes it's fine because "hey ,the … Continue reading Spicy Peanut Chicken Soba Noodle Salad


Summer Fruit Tart

I don't know about you, but when I bring a treat to work or a dish over to a potluck, I try to make something with that "wow" factor.  Sure, it's easy to make a fruit salad and call it a day, but the extra 30 minutes to bake a delicious crisp crust, whip up … Continue reading Summer Fruit Tart

Tuna Melt Sandwich

I learned a lot about myself on my backpacking trip a few weeks ago.  I also learned a lot about my weird misconceptions of canned and pouched meat and seafood.  One night our camp crew made the most delicious Thai curry chicken with canned chicken- it tasted better than some of chicken dishes I make … Continue reading Tuna Melt Sandwich

Easy Red, White & Blue Fruit Skewers

Running out of time trying to plan an easy potluck entree for a 4th of July party or picnic?  Look no further than this post.  These simple fruit skewers require a little prep time, but the overall presentation and resulting awe is worth it!  I decided to bring these adorable skewers into work for our … Continue reading Easy Red, White & Blue Fruit Skewers