Thursday, April 3, 2014

No-Knead Crusty Dutch Oven Bread

No-Knead Crusty Dutch Oven Bread

Some would argue that the key to a good grilled cheese is – duh – the cheese.  I would agree, but I would argue that the bread is of equal importance.  I would also argue that a super simple loaf of crusty, no-knead bread is super important.  The outer...

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Chipotle Cheddar Grilled Cheese with Andouille Sausage & Smashed Avocado

Chipotle Cheddar Grilled Cheese with Andouille Sausage & Smashed Avocado

I’m sorry that it takes you a day to read the title of this sandwich but I really couldn’t leave out any of the details. I couldn’t leave out any of the details because it’s GRILLED CHEESE MONTH.  I’m also sorry for yelling.  It’s just grilled cheese!  I love...

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Peanut Butter-Lovers Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter-Lovers Peanut Butter Cookies

I went through a M.a.j.o.r. (with a capital M) peanut butter kick in college.  Eat-by-the-spoonful, eat-for-dinner, and-breakfast-and-lunch kind of kick.  Peanut butter is one of those pantry staples that was always around as I grew up.  I didn’t love it, but I didn’t hate it. In college I, of course,...

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Homemade Sloppy Joes

Homemade Sloppy Joes

Do you have those meals that you grew up eating and LOVED but didn’t realized until you were an adult that they were the most simple meals to prepare?  I thought my mom was a hero because she was such a good cook.  Well, she is a hero, but...

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Cajun Chicken Dip

Cajun Chicken Dip

I don’t feel so bad for admitting my Netflix addiction because I learned that SO many others have the same problem and my only problem with that is that now I have added so many more shows to my list to binge on when Private Practice is over.  Update:...

Monday, March 17, 2014

5 Things I Loved About New Orleans

5 Things I Loved About New Orleans

As you know, Paul and I  (and 25 of my coworkers) recently traveled to New Orleans.  Our super gracious owners rewarded us (above and beyond) with a super fun weekend away after a really crazy fourth quarter.  It was an amazing trip – my first time to New Orleans...