Biltmore Estate

My friend and I took a gal pal road trip from Colorado to South Carolina recently. Along the way we passed the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC.  A stop here ...

French Dip

Late afternoon on Friday, Sally and I went back to Brues Alehouse Brewing Company. We enjoyed an early dinner with some new friends who also happen to be new to ...

Seascape Resort — Aptos, CA

A friend of mine recently told me that she misses seeing my food photos. I no longer cook fun or exciting things since the passing of my best guy. But ...

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Apple Cafe – Aptos

The Apple Cafe in Aptos, California serves a wonderful breakfast. They also ...

Otto Pint — Fort Collins, CO

A recent road trip to California had me stuck right at the ...

Italian Chicken with Tomato Basil Salsa

For the chicken:  2 thin chicken breasts (either buy them thin-sliced or ...

The Mister’s Orecchiette 

Ingredients: 6 ounces orecchiette 8 ounces mild Italian sausage 4 ounces pancetta ...

Rosemary-Basted Steak

With Rosemary Parsnip Wedges and Garlicky Creamed Spinach……from Hello Fresh. The steak ...

Teriyaki-Glazed Meatballs 

Tonight dinner is brought to you by Hello Fresh. It was our ...

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Biltmore Estate

My friend and I took a gal pal road trip from Colorado to South Carolina recently. Along the way we passed the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC.  A stop here is in order! Sally wakes up when “wine tasting” is mentioned. She doesn’t know what wine means but loves tasting. What a magnificent place! There […]

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French Dip

Late afternoon on Friday, Sally and I went back to Brues Alehouse Brewing Company. We enjoyed an early dinner with some new friends who also happen to be new to the area. They too have a dog that they take everywhere so going to Brues was the perfect choice. The patio had quite a few […]

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Ramen at an Ale House

I had lunch today at Brues Alehouse Brewing Company here in Pueblo. I have only been there once back when they first opened. I checked out the menu and knew I had to go! They are also dog friendly and allow dogs in their patio seating so Sally joined me. She’s working on learning her […]

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Seascape Resort — Aptos, CA

A friend of mine recently told me that she misses seeing my food photos. I no longer cook fun or exciting things since the passing of my best guy. But I do eat out a lot so I shall try to get this going again with photos while I’m out and about. The Sanderlings Restaurant […]

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Apple Cafe – Aptos

The Apple Cafe in Aptos, California serves a wonderful breakfast. They also make delicious Bloody Marys.

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Otto Pint — Fort Collins, CO

A recent road trip to California had me stuck right at the get go. I-80 in Laramie was closed due to a blizzard. I was snowed in at Fort Collins but ventured out for sustenance. Otto Pint was near my hotel. Delicious pizza.

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Mother’s Cafe — Portland, OR

I traveled to Portland and met up with some friends. We enjoyed Bloody Marys at Mother’s Cafe.

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Italian Chicken with Tomato Basil Salsa

For the chicken:  2 thin chicken breasts (either buy them thin-sliced or pound them flat) 2 tablespoons Mayonnaise, divided Progresso Italian bread crumbs Salt Pepper Heat a non-stick skillet on medium high heat. Spread mayonnaise onto each side of the chicken. Some folks use buttermilk. I’ve found that mayonnaise keeps the chicken really nice and moist […]

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2015 — Blue Apron

I didn’t realize we had fixed/eaten so many of their meals in 2015.  Here’s to another year of cooking.

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My Opinion: Meal-Kit Services

Meal kit services are fun and we have been enjoying the nice change up in our dinner menu AND not having to go grocery shopping very often. So far we’ve tried Blue Apron, Plated and Hello Fresh. My favorite is probably Plated — their food is delicious, there are more variety available in meals and […]

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