Hey gang!! How was your weekend? Friday my hubby and I went on an impromptu date in downtown Tampa. We are at a place called Oak and Ola and it was amazing. I wrote about it on Yelp (Michelle D. in Tampa), but may start writing more restaurant reviews here on the blog again this… Continue reading Weekend wrap up
Today we had 100% chance of rain, and not just for an hour or two like normal Florida storms, no, it was going to rain from 4 am until who knows when. In fact, I think it is still raining as we speak. So both plans to go to Disney and my long run have… Continue reading Rainy days
This year has started out a little rough for me. While I had talked about Self-love last week on the blog, with intentions of making more time for the things I love AND me in general, I instead continued to battle this wretched cough/cold. This weekend I finally felt better enough to venture out of… Continue reading Blue cheese beef meatballs, mushroom gravy and cauliflower mash
Here is the recipe for my spicy broccoli puree! Note, I failed to take proper pictures other than my perfect bite, so all but the first picture are from Amazon and Pinterest just to give you an idea. 🙂 Here’s what you’ll need: 2 cups of steamed broccoli or broccolini if you can find it.… Continue reading Spicy broccoli puree’
I’ll be the first to admit I didn’t eat the greatest food last weekend. There were lots of burgers (which meant BUNS), chips, and other BBQ fare that left me a little heavier on the scale this morning. So I decided to keep dinner light, tonight. Heat a medium sauté pan to medium high heat. … Continue reading Brussels sprouts, pancetta topped with a fried egg…what could be better?
In trying to keep with my “lower” carb diet, I’ve been playing around with my “zoodler” more often. Here’s the one I have, click here. Tonight’s dish was a hit! Recipe: 1 large zucchini, zoodled 1 small onion, diced 2 cloves of garlic, minced 1 bag of pre-cooked large shrimp, thawed (remove tails) 1 jar… Continue reading Shrimp with spicy red sauce over zoodles!
Well, we’re going on 7 weeks down this coming Tuesday. As of late, things have somewhat evened out at least emotionally, that is until last week. See, we are our HUGE inspection at work that gives us our national accreditation and they show up unannounced. Ok, so deep breathes. I walk in to work on Tuesday… Continue reading Going on 7…weekly wrap!