• Steak and Mashed Potatoes

    When I’m feeling like a good hearty meal, I love making steak and mashed potatoes! Steak is always an easy and fast (although not necessarily cheap) option, that can be healthy if you pick the right cut of meat. I like to go pick up my steaks from the meat counter at Whole Foods, because I can choose the kind of meat and exactly how much I need for Jack and I to have a meal. Whole Foods is also a great option because they always have fresh local meat, which can really make or break the meal. View Printable…

  • Caprese Panini

    At many cafes across Europe I have had this wonderful and simple caprese panini. It is an easy and delicious sandwich that also has the added benefit of being vegetarian! I love grabbing on of these to go and munching…

  • Shrimp and Squash Pasta

    This shrimp and squash pasta is really good for those days when your feeling especially lazy. Its so simple and yummy and requires very few ingredients. If you’re on a budget (or vegetarian), you can even just skip the shrimp.…

  • Everywhere I’ve Been!

    I love to adventure and explore! I have been to 26 countries (and counting)! Here are a few maps that you will find other places on my website as well! The first map contains all of the places that I…

  • Indulgent Chocolate Soufflés for Two

    I love chocolate! I try not to eat it too much and when I do its dark chocolate since it is healthier for you because it contains more anti-oxidants. But these chocolate souffles are mouth-watering good (and aren’t really that…

  • Warm Goat Cheese Salad with Panko-Crusted Chicken

    This Warm Goat Cheese Salad with Panko Crusted Chicken is straight from France! I love the taste combination of the warm goat cheese, the honey and the panko crust on the chicken! All over France you can always find a…

  • Autumn Pumpkin Cookies

    These pumpkin cookies are the perfect autumn dessert! They are warm and fluffy; perfect for snuggling up in front of a fire on a cool fall day! Every year when the leaves start to change I get many requests to …

  • Melty Camping Grilled Cheese

    I love grilled cheese sandwiches! These are easy to make at any time and do not require a lot of ingredients! I love making these both at home and camping. When camping we use our Coleman grill, a pan, and…

  • Baked Salmon with Green Beans and Couscous

    I love salmon because not only is it delicious, but it is also very healthy for you! Adding green beans and couscous keeps this dish very healthy! This is a great weeknight meal since it can be made in about…