All posts filed under “FOOD

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A Le Zoe Morning

Lucky for me, I have a husband who enjoys cooking. During the summer time, I’ll have homemade pastas and ice cream to look forward to. This past weekend, he made a savory quiche for breakfast. It was a team effort, Zoey helped with making a… Read More

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Prosciutto-Wrapped Melon

Nowadays I’m always in a time crunch. With a 2 month old baby who refuses to lay down and wants to be held 24/7, I really have to operate as efficiently as possible. This means I cannot be a slave in the kitchen. I’ve challenged… Read More

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Roast Bone Marrow

My sister has been staying with me for the last couple of weeks. Because she is so awesome (she took care of Axel for the ENTIRE night), I decided to make her favorite dish- EVER. This dish is not for the fainthearted. Roast Bone Marrow… Read More

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Mason Jar Fruit Salad

I’ve basically replaced all of my drinking glasses to mason jars. They’re just so oh incredibly cool and versatile. Zoey doesn’t eat veggies but she loves fruits. Preparing a fruit salad in a mason jar makes it fun, colorful, and majorly appetizing. Pop a lid… Read More

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Friday Musings

Being a mother to a newborn is exhausting to say the least! It’s not that I haven’t been through this before, I guess I just forgot how bad the sleepless nights were… Sometimes I find myself a bit isolated. Yes, I have the company of… Read More

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Green Yumminess!

Despite the persistent cold winter weather still hovering over us in the Northeast, I refuse to be a victim of the winter blues. Mentally, I’m prepared for two very exciting upcoming events: the arrival of our baby boy and SPRING! Both symbolize new life and… Read More

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A Work Lunch Date

Not only do I have the best job ever, I truly have the best work buddies. Our food convos at the office are so out of control, any outsider listening in would think we’re a bunch of bizarre food addicts.  I can always count on… Read More

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Pot Stickers In 5 Mins!

I honestly cannot believe it has been an entire week since my last post! This week flew by uber fast. Like most families, our lives are so busy, it’s hard to find time to breathe during the week. Our daily weekday routine consists of waking… Read More

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A Kale Salad

I’m not the healthiest person by any stretch of the imagination. In fact, on my last monthly visit to the Dr., my nurse informed me that I was gaining too much weight. Actually, double the weight that I’m supposed to for this stage in my… Read More

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Thai Chicken Curry

Lately, I’ve been craving Thai food like a crazy pregnant woman. I’m sure it’s because the weather has been so chilly and the thought of indulging in something hot and spicy brings comfort. Lucky for me, I have a husband who not only cooks but… Read More

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Weekend Mornings

I love weekend mornings. My weekday mornings are so hectic it’s hard to enjoy the crisp Autumn air, if only for a second. It’s a mad dash to get to the office every morning. From the moment I wake up, it’s a marathon to get… Read More

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Miso Soup

Ever wonder how to make Miso soup? You know the soup that typically gets serve at Japanese restaurants? It’s actually very very simple. All you need are just a few ingredients and probably about 10 mins. of your precious time.  Made some for lunch. I… Read More

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Beachside Food

Happy Monday! Yesterday, we had Zoey spent the night at her aunt’s house. Finally, there was a great opportunity for the hubs and I to watch a movie together or do something fun for date-night. Needless to say, none of that happened b/c as soon… Read More

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Laduree

A trip to Paris wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the famed Laduree. Zoey loves these petite macarons and couldn’t devour them fast enough! We also took a box home to pair w/ some berry tea for later on… I absolutely love this black/white chandelier… Read More

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Thai Iced Tea

Are you a fan of Thai Iced Tea? You know that pretty orange tea often served at Thai restaurants? Well, I certainly am but tend to cringe at the price tag that comes w/ them. This is b/c I know how EASY and inexpensive it… Read More

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Muffin + Mauve

Hello! I’m thankful it’s already Thursday. There’s so much going on right now in our lives (all new and very exciting) but it can either all fall apart or come together. In one month, we will know where we stand in many departments (professionally &… Read More

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A Complete Smoothie

Hello! Hope everyone’s doing well. Today, I saw the house of MY DREAMS. It’s everything that I’ve ever wanted and immediately felt a connection and a huge desire to call it “our home.” Both the hubs and I agreed that this is IT.  And honestly,… Read More

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Blueberry Yogurt Popsicles

I’m not a popsicle queen. However, it may appear so based on my recent popsicle-making obsession. And why not? They are so simple, healthy, and delish. Perfect for warm glorious days like today.  Yesterday, I made some blueberry yogurt popiscles in literally less than 5… Read More

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Tuesday Tidbits

Today started off well. Before heading off to the market to pick up much needed necessities, I made a healthy smoothie consisting of nonfat greek yogurt, almonds, soymilk, and nectarine. It lasted me for a good couple of hours.  When I left the store, the… Read More