Basic Beet Salad

On my desk today: getting back to business– well getting back to my “usual routine and pre pregnancy body” business, starting with food. Try my new salad recipe I whipped up that’s (of course!) quick and easy. I was inspired by the summer beet salads at restaurants (and okay, bikinis). I couldn’t resist a DIY at home when I stumbled upon beets at Trader Joe’s.

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10 Reasons You’ll Fall in Love with Nola

The #LastDestinationof2014 for us was a quick hop over to New Orleans after Christmas. I had been before as a very young child, but didn’t recall much, only remembering that I wanted a voodoo doll at a store in the French Quarter.  Voodoo dolls (by the way what’s that all about?) wasn’t enough for me. I needed to find out more. New Orleans, what are you about?

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My Top 3 Costco Picks

I am not going to pretend I’m some super-wife-homemaker-chef that can do it all… from scratch. What’s the point when there are places like Costco that are willing to help you out on the prep part? A few nights (okay most nights) a week meals are last minute, especially if you’re coming home from a long day of work and you’re too exhausted to fathom “what should I make for dinner?”

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