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Had To Have Them

by Courtney on January 7, 2013


Goooooood morning, friends! How was everyone’s weekend? Hopefully it was even an ounce more exciting than mine was. Being sick is certainly no fun, but the best way to cure it (when you can’t take much of anything for it) is to get plenty of rest…so that’s exactly what I did. Here’s what ya may […]


I Got Mail!

by Courtney on December 6, 2011


As soon as I got home from work today, I immediately went to check my mailbox. I had to see whether or not I had received any of my Food Blogger Cookie Swap cookies in the mail yet! I was super excited to see that my first package finally arrived (I only say finally because […]


Homemade Russian Dressing

by Courtney on October 3, 2011


Over the weekend while Jay and I were at Brown’s for dinner, we both ended up having one of the menu items totally catch our eye: a Turkey Rueben. Now, I have had many a-Ruebens in my day, both the original with corned beef and the turkey Rueben. (Fun Fact: One of my favorite meals […]


Grill Master + Mind Reader

by Courtney on September 15, 2011


I’m seriously pondering the idea of whether or not Jay is an actual mind reader. Or maybe we just have some weird, married couple’s ESP thing going on. Either way, here’s why. This afternoon, after posting the Pumpkin Black Bean Soup recipe, a few of you mentioned the idea of pumpkin beer. I saw this […]


“If You Like Pina Coladas”…and Cupcakes

by Courtney on September 1, 2010


Or just eating cupcakes flavored like them…but more on that in a minute. Tonight was a pizza kinda night! And when one can’t choose which kind to make, easy solution: make ‘em all! We bought 2 whole wheat pizza doughs, one of which we split into two; those puppies went on the grill tonight. *If […]


A Dinner “Situation”

by Courtney on August 20, 2010


Last night’s casual dinner date with Joe & Kate ended up turning out to be quite a fun little evening! To start, my worries about not having anything good to serve went right out the window after Kate said she had just picked up some panko breaded chicken breasts at the store earlier in the […]