52 in Review

Funny how it took me until March to realize I never ended my 2013 resolution with a blog post summarizing all the recipes I tried over the course of fifty-two weeks.   This isn't meant to be a review of each recipe, but rather an easy reference for all the recipes that helped me accomplish my … Continue reading 52 in Review


Week 52: Bacon Wrapped Top Sirloin Roast

I haven't had a homemade Christmas Eve dinner in a few years- so this year I decided to cook a formal holiday dinner for my boyfriend and my mom. When I think of Christmas, beef roasts, yorkshire pudding and green beans are the dishes that come to mind. I found this delicious recipe on Pinterest … Continue reading Week 52: Bacon Wrapped Top Sirloin Roast

Week 51: Pesto & Prosciutto Pizza

Is there a more fun way to spend date night then coming up with your own winning pizza combinations and baking them in our own oven? I don't think so, but then again, I'm easily pleased. Ever since I discovered the premade pizza dough at Trader Joe's, I've been hooked. It makes it so easy … Continue reading Week 51: Pesto & Prosciutto Pizza

Week 50: Roasted Vegetable Quinoa Salad

It's been a few weeks without a new and exciting quinoa recipe, have no fear this roasted veggie salad will not disappoint those eager taste buds.  This recipe if perfect to make on hump day- it's quick and easy- all you have to do is chop up your veggies and roast them while, the quinoa … Continue reading Week 50: Roasted Vegetable Quinoa Salad

Week 49: Spaghetti Squash Lasagna Boats

  I have seen a million and one variations of this recipe on the internet since I became a pinterest junkie. With a trip to Thailand planned for January, Bill and I decided it was time to focus on our health and fitness before we spend a week on some of the most beautiful beaches … Continue reading Week 49: Spaghetti Squash Lasagna Boats