Labor Day Round Up

Labor Day Round Up recipe pictures

I don’t know about you but I am keeping my fingers crossed for some nice, sunny weather this upcoming holiday weekend. According to my iphone it’s not looking good for Chicago, but I’m staying optimistic.


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Someone needs to work on their sharing!

Capannari Ice Cream

   Like I mentioned last week we are struggling a little with figuring out how to create content for this blog and also spend time with our family. One way we plan to do this is by doing ... [Continue Reading]

Banana Chip Granola Bars

Banana Chip Granola Bars with Candied Ginger

  Has anybody made homemade banana chips before? If you have I would love to hear if it's easy and if they turned out good. I love banana chips and am a regular buyer of the banana chips ... [Continue Reading]

Enjoy with shrimp tacos or your favorite Mexican food

Lime Agua Fresca

Lately I feel like Mexican food is taking over the world. For awhile it was sushi, sushi, sushi but now I feel like its tacos, tacos, tacos. There has always been the good old ground beef tacos but ... [Continue Reading]

Merkts Grilled Cheese

Merkt’s Grilled Cheese

A couple weekends ago I met up with a friend for a picnic. We went to Promontory Point and it ended up being a really relaxing afternoon. I need to picnic more often! We'd been planning this picnic ... [Continue Reading]

Seriously OMG delish!

Chipotle Shrimp Tacos with Cilantro Lime Yogurt Sauce

 You may have noticed last week that we were MIA. As in, no posts. We took a little break. Kelly and I took Winnie to the local mall where she played at the playground and went for a train ride. ... [Continue Reading]