Thursday, October 2, 2014

Verde Chicken Tortilla Soup

Verde Chicken Tortilla Soup

Seasons are a funny thing here in Missouri – the arrival of Autumn simple means uncertainty when it come to the weather.  Sometimes it’s 95 in mid-August, then drops to the 70’s in late August, and then spikes back up into the 80’s in September.  And then you might...

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Mediterranean Bruschetta

Mediterranean Bruschetta

Any given Sunday you can walk into our church and immediately to the right of the door you will see shelves (taller than me) stocked with Panera breads…and sometimes there is an extra table piled high too.  Piled high with crusty bread, bagels, sandwich bread, pastries.  The only thing...

Monday, September 29, 2014

Where to eat, play & stay in Omaha

Where to eat, stay & play in Omaha, NE

I can’t believe it was over two weeks ago since we were in Omaha.  It was quite a whirlwind of a weekend and my days since getting back have been even more so but I am finally getting around to sorting through the pictures and I’m so excited to...

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Red Wine Vinegar & Olive Oil Orzo Salad

Red Wine Vinegar & Olive Oil Orzo Salad

We made it back from Omaha (more to come on that later) yesterday.  I went right back to work today.  Came home and immediately got myself going again on the kitchen.  I think we have all of the cabinets painted.  And thank goodness for that!  I am a tiny bit...

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Cheesy Beer Caramelized Onion & Artichoke Dip

Beer Caramelized Onion & Artichoke Dip

I have had a major kitchen facelift itch lately.  And I mean m.a.j.o.r. When we moved into our house in January of 2013 we painted nearly every single inch of wall space.  That is, except for the walls in the kitchen.  They were very red and I didn’t hate...

Monday, September 8, 2014

Omaha Restaurant Week & Visit Omaha Giveaway

Visit Omaha

If you are like me at all, Monday usually has you dreaming of the weekend and that’s exactly where I am today.  Mostly because Paul and I are taking a little road trip this weekend to a city neither of us has been – Omaha. I’ve lived in the...