Polenta, Beans, Tomatoes and Kale

Hi there Blog Readers. The other day I adapted another recipe from a Cooking Light magazine. Their original recipe was a polenta, tomato, cannelloni and rosemary dish. I added kale to our recipe for more vitamins and bulk (and because we had some in the refrigerator and I wanted to make sure to use it).…… Continue reading Polenta, Beans, Tomatoes and Kale


The Grind

Happy Monday evening, everyone. Today I got right back to the grind. I was out on vacation for twelve whole (amazing) days. It was wonderful. But this morning when my alarm went off at 5:30 AM, I realized I had to get back into the swing of things and back to the grind. Thankfully I…… Continue reading The Grind

Breakfast · Dinner · Lunch

The Tale of Two Dinners (The Rest of Day 4)

Day four of the Clean Eating Project is coming to a close – thank goodness. All I want is some vanilla frozen (healthy!) yogurt to go with the beautiful peach I just ate. Is that a horrible thing to want? 🙂 Remember back to this morning when it was 8:30 or so and I had…… Continue reading The Tale of Two Dinners (The Rest of Day 4)

Cooking · Dinner

Clean Eating Project Day 4

Good morning, blog readers. Welcome to Clean Eating Project Day 4. It is currently 8:27 AM and the only thing I have had so far today is a glass of water and I am currently sipping coffee out of my MET Opera mug, with a little almond milk stirred in. Still waking up in the…… Continue reading Clean Eating Project Day 4

Dinner · Health · Lunch

Clean Eating Project Day Three

Day three of the Clean Eating Project started off really well. I have been so pleased when I wake up during this project not feeling hungry. It is also a really nice thing to go to bed not feeling hungry. (Yes, these are certainly first world problems – I wish that no one had to…… Continue reading Clean Eating Project Day Three



Hi there bloggies: Just a quick post to catch you up on some culinary stuff. In sad news, Marion Cunningham passed away last week. I was heart broken when I heard the news via NPR on my way home from work. Click here to read a lovely obituary from the NYTimes. I love her book,…… Continue reading Monday

Cooking · Dinner

Saturday Night Cooking

Last Saturday was a great day. I went to Wegman’s for the first time ever and now I know first hand what a great grocery store this place is. I can’t wait to go back! Before I went to Wegman’s I had a recipe in mind for dinner, thanks to AllRecipes.Com. The recipe for the…… Continue reading Saturday Night Cooking