Tuesday – back to reality

Hey Bloggies – Well, I must say I had such a wonderful few days off and a great holiday break. Unfortunately, my alarm went of at 5:40 this morning and the sound of it (and the fact that it was still dark out) made me want to cry. Oh well, somehow I managed to pull…… Continue reading Tuesday – back to reality

Lunch · Running

A Quick Run and a Wonderful Lunch

Hey All – Wow, I finally made it to the gym today!! It has been way too long, well just a few days and with Christmas I guess I should forgive myself, but I was super excited to finally get a workout in. It was a short one, but it was better than nothing. I…… Continue reading A Quick Run and a Wonderful Lunch

Cooking · Dinner

I love Mark Bittman

That was my facebook status today… I love Mark Bittman. 😀 I also love his recipe for Pasta e Fagioli, or pasta and bean soup. When I woke up this morning it was the only thing I could think of. One of the great things about having holidays at your extended family’s house is that…… Continue reading I love Mark Bittman


It is the Day After Christmas

Hello Bloggies – It is the day after Christmas. You might be wondering where I have been. I have been busy with family and friends, loving the last few days that we were all able to spend together. I have left my camera somewhere which unfortunately has a lot of my latest culinary photographs. :(…… Continue reading It is the Day After Christmas

Dinner · Lunch · Running

Long day – Run and Sushi to the Rescue

Hey all – Wow, I really hate my long commute to work during the holidays. There is so much traffic, it is just about unbearable. But I am not going to waste time thinking about it 🙂 I was feeling really run down last night and this morning, so I opted to sleep in a…… Continue reading Long day – Run and Sushi to the Rescue


Squash, pasta and ricotta dinner

Hi All – I wanted to pass along a great recipe that I received from Jane the other week. She wanted me to try it on the night I was looking for ideas on what to have for dinner. If I had more time that night I definitely would have. She made it recently and…… Continue reading Squash, pasta and ricotta dinner


Barney Butter Comes to New England!!!

Hey Bloggies – Well, if you have been following my blog for any amount of time, you know about my love affair for Barney Butter! I had heard a rumor that Barney Butter had made it to Massachusetts, but I had yet to see it with my own eyes. This afternoon my friend Jane said…… Continue reading Barney Butter Comes to New England!!!

Cooking · Dinner · Running

Tofu with Thai Curry Sauce – an excellent dinner!

Hi All- Just a quick post over lunch to make up for the lack of a post last night.  I will go into greater detail on my eats later on – but a brief recap: breakfast: kashi instant oatmeal with a tablespoon of Barney Butter – the best combo ever, especially on a super cold…… Continue reading Tofu with Thai Curry Sauce – an excellent dinner!

Breakfast · Lunch


Hey All – Do you ever have one of those days where you feel like you deserve a pat on the back just for surviving? Gah! That is sort of how I feel right now. So, on a happier note, here is a photo of our Christmas tree. Mom, Mark and I finished decorating it…… Continue reading Tuesday


Sunday Night – Blueberry Pie

Hi All – Sunday night mom, Mark and I all met up for an evening of dinner, pie and games! I was supposed to make dinner – but I had a super lazy Sunday and cooking anything was sort of out of my realm of possibility at least for me… But sometimes everyone needs a…… Continue reading Sunday Night – Blueberry Pie