Weekend Wandering: Cheesy Trails to You

There are a few things I love in life – my family and friends, my dogs, travel, the mountains, and cheese. I feel like that list really defines me as a person. So what happens when you combine all of these great things? Only the best birthday surprise ever! Otherwise known as the Western NorthContinue reading “Weekend Wandering: Cheesy Trails to You”

The Fountain of Youth

This weekend I got to visit my grandparents for a couple days of rest and relaxation by the lake. While I spent most of my time lazing around, there was someone who did not take a break from all her delicious cooking and running around taking care of us… Just watching my beautiful grandmother, Mama,Continue reading “The Fountain of Youth”

March Madness / Sunday Supper

Yesterday was a true March day. You know that saying about March – “in like a lion, out like a lamb”? Well that’s pretty much how yesterday went. I woke up about 9:00 am yesterday morning to this: You probably can’t tell a lot from the picture. That’s because I was battling 40+ MPH windsContinue reading “March Madness / Sunday Supper”

Having a Crabby Day?

At some point last week we (Andrew) discovered something wonderful in the canal behind where we live…. Blue Crabs. For those of you who haven’t spent much time in Maryland or surrounding areas, you may not fully understand what a glorious discovery this is.  Think of it this way – your favorite food, one that’sContinue reading “Having a Crabby Day?”

Stick that in your pot and cook it

I got a crock pot for Christmas from Andrew’s mom, and can I just say – Best. Invention. Ever. I love all things magical – unicorns, Santa Claus, boyfriends who clean up after themselves (yup, got one of those too) – but when that magic involves food creation, it’s a whole new level to me.Continue reading “Stick that in your pot and cook it”