Pantry: AWESOME Fajitas

It’s Taco Tuesday in our house…and this gal has delivered on all fronts! The boys asked for Steak…AND Chicken. So, I went and got a chicken breast and a strip steak….sliced them both and marinated them in a “to die for” marinade that took our Taco Tuesday to a new dimension. Ok…so let’s get this…

Read More

Parties: 4th of July Essentials

Wahoo…Summer is here!!! I LOVE a great 4th of July Party. Fireworks, Watermelons…All American Cherry Pie…and just old fashion pot lucks. It is as American as it gets. Following are some essentials for a great 4th, whether you are hosting or a guest, these are some great ideas to spark a great day! Love this…

Read More

Passport: Old Quebec City

I have ALWAYS dreamed of going to Old Quebec City on my birthday in early December. The historic French city kicks off a legendary Christmas Bazaar filled with Snow, Christmas trees, Carolers, Music, Dog sledding, Horse drawn sleigh carriages…AND activities that transport you to Old Europe as if you are a character in a Dickens…

Read More

Pantry: Ultimate Fried Chicken

My Boys LOVE fried chicken. I try not to make it often, but we have LAX SPLASH this weekend and I am sure these calories will be worked off within the first game…for those not familiar with lacrosse, Lax Splash is a LONG weekend tournament all over Maryland…It’s a BLAST! Maybe I can sub in…

Read More

Panache: Memorial Day Ideas

This is such an important Holiday. Sometimes I think we get all caught up in the pool openings, the cookouts and long weekends, that we forget what this is truly all about. But perhaps the best way to honor those that died protecting our freedom is to do exactly just that…LIVE. Eat burgers, watermelons…dive into…

Read More

Pantry: The Best Burger…EVER!

Loosen up those belts Boys….Pull out those MuMu Dresses Ladies….This burger delivers on all fronts. Unfortunately, including adding to the scale. But Man oh Man, is it worth it. I know…I know…I know….We need to be pool ready next weekend, but a good burger IS SUMMER, and this gal intends to make this one again!…

Read More