Monthly Archives: September 2015

Recipe: Cake Batter Puppy Chow

Looking for a special treat to serve at your next Girls’ Night? Check out this Cake Batter Puppy Chow recipe, what makes this different from most of the similar recipes is that this does not include cake batter from a … Continue reading

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Wine & Cheese Pairing: Pinot Noir

Wandering through the store yesterday we were trying to figure out a great Sunday night snack so of course I pulled Mike to the cheese section. Pinot Noir pairs perfect with Gouda and Gruyere cheese. My favorite is the combination … Continue reading

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Why Omaha, Nebraska?

This year we celebrated our five year wedding anniversary. In true Murphy fashion we decided we needed to spend the week on a roadtrip. So we started looking at the usual suspects: Nashville, Shawnee Wine Trail and Madison but nothing … Continue reading

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Traveling Murphy’s Restaurant Spotlight: Shakou Sushi

Couples no longer have to travel to Chicago to enjoy a swanky atmosphere with fancy drinks and elegant Japanese food. Shakou St. Charles is the new spot! Prices are affordable, service is great and the atmosphere is perfect for a date … Continue reading

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Recipe: Spicy Pork

When you think of football season what is the first dish you think of? One of the first ones that comes to mind for me is Spicy Pork. This recipe is delicious on its own or put the pork on … Continue reading

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Recipe: Bacon Deviled Eggs

Earlier this year we were out having dinner and decided Gourmet Deviled Eggs sounded too good to pass up. They were flavored with everything from jalapeno to tuna and afterwards I could not help but think I could do that. … Continue reading

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Recipe: Homemade Chex Mix

I have a go-to recipe when my family and friends come over to watch football, Chex Mix! This is a recipe my mother-in-law gave me because it is a favorite of my husband. Be warned this is one of those … Continue reading

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