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Mini Puff Quiche

Sunday, July 14th, 2013

We eat a lot of eggs at our house, and I was looking for something a little bit different to do, so I decided to try our a mini quiche recipe!  I was initially going to make this for breakfast, but then decided that it would make a great dinner!  It was quick and easy and delicious! (more…)

Musashi – Northridge, CA

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013
boat dinner

One of my favorite food memories is that of boat dinners with my Great Grandma Lil.  I don’t even remember what the occasion was, or who all was there, but I remember those huge boats, crammed full of food, being carried to our table by multiple waiters. (more…)

Brinner Egg Dish

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013
Slow Cooker Recipes

I’ve been working pretty long hours lately, so I’ve been looking for fun crock-pot dishes that I can quickly throw together in the morning (or the night before) to slow cook throughout the day and be ready when I get home from work, starving.  I stumbled upon an idea for a breakfast casserole from jimmy dean, and it inspired this awesome, yummy, filling Brinner Egg Dish. (more…)

Szechuan Stir-Fried Steak

Sunday, June 30th, 2013
Szechuan Stir-Fried Steak

Since Matt moved down here from Montana, I think he really misses red meat.  So, once and a while I’ll make a meat dish, although I’m really more of a chicken and fish kinda girl.  On our honeymoon, we bought a Cooking for Two cookbook, and I’ve been trying to explore recipes out of it.  We’ve made the Szechuan Stir-Fried Steak a few times.  It’s pretty quick, easy, and yummy! (more…)

MessHall – Los Angeles

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013
MessHall Menu

The dream was to go on a wonderful, fabulous, exotic vacation after graduation.  Unfortunately, I had to start work right away and only got a couple of weeks off.  Instead of my wonderful, fabulous, exotic vacation – which would have been more stressful than necessary due to time and money constraints – we decide to explore Los Angeles in the ways that we always said we would.  (more…)

Garlic-Bacon Mashed Red Potatoes

Monday, June 10th, 2013
Garlic-Bacon Mashed Red Potatoes

Tonight the hubby was planning on grilling steaks.  And, what goes better with steaks than potatoes?  I was planning on just going for my regular mashed red potatoes, but then hubby had the idea of adding garlic and bacon.  Um…genius!!!  I threw some extra ingredients into the bowl…and poof! Garlic-Bacon Mashed Red Potatoes were born! (more…)

Eggs Florentine Pizza

Sunday, June 9th, 2013
Eggs Benedict Pizza

I don’t think I’ve ever met a pizza I didn’t like.  And so, when I stumbled across this recipe (adapted from an article in Shape Magazine), I couldn’t resist trying it – even though it was a little bit our of my comfort zone.  (more…)