Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic Glaze

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic Glaze


This satisfying side dish of Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic Glaze goes beyond basic, boring Brussels sprouts with its rich oven-roasted flavor enhanced with just a hint of sweetness. The combination of sweet and savory elements in this dish makes it a perfect complement for a wide variety of main dishes, ranging from maple-grilled salmon to these yummy Maple Balsamic Pork…

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wooster oh

Discovering Hidden Gems in Wooster, OH


Recently I found myself in Wooster, OH located about a solid hour south of  Cleveland in Wayne County. An often overlooked region of Ohio this area has a diverse selection of things to do and see, and, oh my, the food is incredible. A perfect weekend getaway for the two of you or the entire family. So many hidden gems…

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tomato and goat cheese crepe

Goat Cheese & Tomato Crepes Recipe


Traditional crepes are a popular French dish made with a combination of flour and eggs. This extremely versatile, gluten-free version omits the flour and yields delicious low-carb wraps you can enjoy with your favorite sweet or savory fillings. Savory crepes, like these goat cheese & tomato crepes, are a great way to enjoy leftovers the next day. Add grilled steak or…

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lemon dill salmon

Lemon Dill Salmon with Herb Salad Recipe


Start the New Year off right with this Lemon Dill Salmon recipe. Quick and easy to make and, oh so delicious. Salmon is packed with omega 3 fatty acids that serve double-duty for your body: They promote proper brain function and they’re great for your hair and skin. If you need another reason to try this healthy, delicious recipe –…

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how to be prepare for a winter storm

How To Be Prepared For Winter Storms


Living in Northern Michigan we are very adept at dealing with winter storms. We are usually stocked up with supplies, but there isn’t much that keeps us from going to work or to the store even during the worst storms. We are hardcore like that. lol. However, I know that it’s easy to be taken off guard by severe weather.…

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How To Add Hiking to Your Fitness Routine

How To Add Hiking to Your Fitness Routine


Already have a fitness routine and wanting to add something new to mix it up? Looking to start a fitness routine? Hiking may be just the thing you are looking for. I love that hiking is the perfect exercise for any level. Beginners or advanced level fitness aficionados will find that it’s easy to add hiking to your fitness routine.…

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Mazda Miata

It’s Time For The North American International Auto Show + Giveaway


Much to my dad’s disappointment, he was blessed with three girls and no boys.Lord knows he really, really wanted a son or two, but it was only daughters for him. Eventually, he came to terms with only having girls and before long we were all well versed in football (Miami Dolphins | Dan Marino for me) and everything automotive. Before…

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bloggers work with brands & pr

How Bloggers Should Work With Brands and PR


I’ve been in the blogging game a long time now and I’ve seen a lot of changes and trends over the past eight years. I’ve seen all varieties of social media platforms, ways to build audiences, linky parties, buying traffic, and endless “hot” trends that I swear are created to just eat up my time. However, the one thing that…

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Asian Pear Mojito Cocktail


An Asian Pear Mojito reminds me of my time traveling through Southeast Asia. The flavor of the soju mixed sweet asian pears is the perfect combination of flavors that makes this the perfect cocktail no matter what the time of year. So a typical mojito is made with rum, limes, mint, sugar and soda water by replacing the rum with…

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Bar Cart

How To Take A Bar Cart From Drab to Fab


I’ve wanted a bar cart for years but never wanted to pay the price for a new one. I was recently at TJ Maxx and they had carts about half the size of this one with a price of around $100. Way too much money in my opinion, but I’m frugal like that. I knew if I was patient I would…

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