Sunday , 23 July 2017

Tag Archives: tomatoes

Italian Tuna and Tomato Salad.

Italian Tuna and Tomato Salad Close Up

The weather here is going crazy and my co-workers are in and out with various illnesses.  We went from 11 degrees with windchill last Thursday to the low 60’s today.  I think the weather might be having some serious mood swings. With the upswing in warmer weather it’s got me craving warm weather dishes.  This isn’t exactly in season so you could ... Read More »

Pisto Manchego

Pisto Manchego CloseUp

Happy Labor Day! I hope everyone’s been having a fantastic weekend – around Cincinnati we have a giant Labor Day fireworks display along with a huge Labor day picnic (that my husband incidentally helps organize) but the rain has been sprinkling on and off for the past two days, i.e. the weather has not been cooperating with all of our ... Read More »

Jamaican Red Bean Stew (Slow Cooker)

Jamaican Red Bean Stew Closeup

I am officially freeeeeeee! That’s right; I have finally graduated and now have my MBA.  Picture me doing an awkward happy dance a la the guy in the yellow shirt from the Choice Hotels commercial. In fact, embedded video below if you want to check it out. So was I seriously dancing like that?  Yes, yes I was – don’t ... Read More »

Vegetable Couscous with Pesto Goat Cheese Artichokes

Vegetable CousCous Goat Cheese Pesto Artichokes

Quick post because I’m still working on catching up and my new classes have just started *ugh*. For the most part I like couscous but tend to find it just a bit, well odd.  I think it’s a bit of the texture when you’re eating it.  It’s these tiny balls that I’m sometimes not sure whether to chew or just ... Read More »

Slow Cooker Country Ribs and Beans

Slow Cooker Country Ribs and Beans Overview

Work has been kicking my butt recently but it’s about to ramp up.  I am officially going full-time July 9th (I work about 35 hours a week right now) so wish my luck! And side note – has everyone been watching the story of the flesh-eating bacteria?  Crazy!  That poor women and now there’s another lady who’s come up with ... Read More »

Chipotle Tomato Mac and Cheese + Chinet Bakeware Review

Chipotle Tomato Mac and Cheese in Bowl

Not that we’re anywhere near a big holiday dinner, but I know for me I always have an issue with not having enough dishes for everything I’m planning to make.  Enter Chinet: Quick disclaimer – I did not receive compensation for this review, although Chinet gave me free products to test out.  But all of the opinions, photos and the recipe expressed ... Read More »