It's been getting pretty warm here in NC and it's time to bust out the summer recipes. One thing I've always been curious about is why potato salad ALWAYS has mayonnaise in it. I think mayonnaise is one of the most disgusting things in the world, basically a crime against food, so I don't include… Continue reading German Potato Salad: No Mayonnaise!!
Today is National Dog Moms Day, so I've emerged from beneath the large pile of work and other adult responsibilities that I've been buried in for the last few weeks. After all, this is my version of Mother's Day! My fur kids, however, did not appear to get the message about Dog Moms Day. Miles… Continue reading Happy National Dog Moms Day!
May 4th is commonly referred to as Star Wars Day because it's funny and cute to say "May the fourth be with you." That's cool, I love Star Wars, but I'm also a graduate of Kent State University in Kent, OH, and May 4th has an entirely different meaning to me because of that. It's… Continue reading What May 4th Means To Me As A Kent State Alum
A couple days ago, my husband was going to the store and I suggested that he pick up stuff for yet another delicious weekend brunch. If he braves the crowds at the store, I'll cook it. He came home with something I'd never heard of before: French toast flavored sausage! Whatttttt?! So naturally, I was… Continue reading More Brunch Adventures: French Toast Flavored Sausage And Stanley Cup Playoffs
Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome another guest post from my amazing and handsome husband, Mr. Yonkaholic himself 😁 ------------ Boo-Thang doesn't share my enthusiasm for Frog legs. That's okay, because this is MY guest post 🐸. I don't share my wife's flair for culinary escapades, but occasionally I'll throw down in someone's kitchen. My latest… Continue reading Yonkaholic Cooks Buffalow Frawg Legs
A month or so ago, one of the trusted staff at our favorite dog boarding place recommended that we change Miles' diet because he was overweight. She recommended cutting his ration of kibble in half and mixing it with...green beans? Yep, green beans. They're full of fiber and have almost no calories, so he can… Continue reading It’s Safe And Healthy To Give Your Dog These Veggies (And They’re Miles-approved!)
I've heard that it takes 21 days to get used to a new routine. Now, I'll be the first to openly admit that living a healthy lifestyle has always been far from a priority for me. Eating carbs and watching TV are a couple of my favorite things in life, and dieting and exercise are… Continue reading 21 Days: The Struggle To Acclimate To A Healthier (And Realistic) Lifestyle