Quick and Easy Buffalo Shrimp Tacos

by Kate on July 1, 2015

Quick and Easy Buffalo Shrimp Tacos

This is a quick one. Cuz’ that’s how weeknight meals should be – quick, easy to make and on your table lickity split. By the time I actually got around to snapping a pic of these, I had eaten my share of shrimp just sticking my fingers in the skillet and snatching them up. When Dave got home, he looked at what was left and said “Was this all the recipe made?”.

[I need to make that…]

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Skinny Mint Pineapple Margaritas

by Kate on June 21, 2015

Skinny Mint Pineapple Margaritas
Would you judge me if I told you that I made these on a Friday afternoon? Before 5pm? And I was um…alone in my kitchen? “Summer Fridays” at work translate to “Cocktail Testing Fridays” at home.

[I need to make that…]

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Dave’s Lobster Rolls

June 17, 2015
Dave's Lobster Rolls

I’ve been trying to be better about planning meals out and buying only what we need at the store for said meals. I had dinner all planned for Sunday night. But all Dave had to say were the words “full lobster” and “only $5.99 a pound” for me to lose myself and my planned out […]

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Making Perfect Grilled Pizza (with photos)

June 10, 2015
A Step-by-Step Guide to Making Perfect Grilled Pizza

ITS GRILLED ZA SEASON! I know I talk about pizza A LOT and how we like it A LOT. BUT, when it starts staying lighter out later and turning your oven up to 550 degrees to cook pizza on a Friday night will turn your house into a sauna, it’s time to fire up those […]

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Greek(ish) Salad with Spiralized Cucumber Noodles

June 4, 2015
Greek Salad with Spiralized Cucumber Noodles

It should be said that everything is more fun when it’s curly. Hair? Yes. French fries? Um YES VEGETABLES? HELLL YES!

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Baked Eggplant Caprese Stacks

May 29, 2015
Baked Eggplant Caprese Stacks

Life is busy. WICKED busy. That’s why it’s important to make dinner dates with your gal pals any chance you get.  And when my gal pals and I get together, we go to The Met Bar – and like, 90% of us order the Met Caprese Club Sandwich – fried eggplant – mozzarella – tomato […]

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Buffalo White Bean Burgers with Garlic Ranch Slaw

May 21, 2015
Buffalo White Bean Burgers with Garlic Ranch Slaw

I was home last week with poison ivy. Itch. Scratch. Itch. Scratch. NOOOOOOOOOO DON’T ITCH AND SCRATCH.  Being alone with my thoughts and my itchy skin made me think I have got to do something to keep my hands busy. Cue these Buffalo White Bean Burgers with Garlic Ranch Slaw.  SCRATCH THAT.

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3-Ingredient Homemade Cronut Holes

May 5, 2015
3-Ingredient Homemade Cronut Holes

2 things happened this weekend: 1) SPRING – OMG – worst winter ever? What worst winter ever? 2) These unfairly easy and amazingly delicious and addicting homemade cronut holes.

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Arugula Salad with Cranberries, Pistachios, Parmesan & Homemade Balsamic Vinaigrette

April 11, 2015
Spring Arugula Salad with Cranberries, Pistachios and Parmesan

Salads are pretty standard at our house. Greens – tomatoes – cucumbers – some lame dressing – maybe a hit of some sort of cheese.  LAME SQUARED. I realized this lameness one night and wanted to change it. But what seems to be a problem with creating amazing and non-lame salads is that you have […]

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Low Fat & Low Cal Cake Batter ‘Ice Cream’

April 8, 2015
Cake Batter 'Ice Cream' Made With Frozen Bananas

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m late to the party on a lot of things. And this magical phenomenon called “pulsing frozen bananas into oblivion until they become JUST like ice cream” is probably one of them.

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