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Farmers Markets and Local Spots

When summer finally arrives and the grills are going hot, farmers markets turn into my favorite shopping market. I like to plan our date night dinners based on whatever local produce catches my eye as we stroll the market. Here … Continue reading

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The Teams: Bachelorette Fantasy League

Teams have been picked, wine has been chilled. Tonight is the night we have been waiting for…since The Bachelor ended. I waited until now to post our teams because I did not want to influence your choices. We like to … Continue reading

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Bachelor Fantasy League Update – February 16th

Well, it looks like I am in for a fun last couple weeks of The Bachelor. If you watched the show last night then you saw the fan favorite, Becca, go home. Did we just witness our next Bachelorette going … Continue reading

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Bachelor Fantasy League Update – February 8th

Have you been playing along with The Bachelor Fantasy League? I had this idea of how I was going to write this blog post all day long. Bad mouthing my husband Mike’s team, mainly because he has won every week … Continue reading

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Fall Menu at Sullivan’s Steakhouse

Post from Traveling Murphy When most people think of fall food they picture apple cider donuts and pumpkin spiced – well, pumpkin spiced everything. However they are forgetting that it is also King Crab Season. Sullivan’s Steakhouse in Naperville puts … Continue reading

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The Sweeter Side of Sullivan’s Steakhouse

The food at Sullivan’s Steakhouse is absolutely delectable but I will be honest, the dessert and wine combinations steal the show. So many times when I go to dinner I get a glass of wine that pairs with my entrée and … Continue reading

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Recipe: Leftover Halloween Candy Cookies

I do not have kids so I take pride in being the cool neighbor that gives out full size candy bars at Halloween. Last year was our first year in this house so I had no idea how many candy bars I … Continue reading

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Recipe: Stuffed Peppers with Chorizo

One of my new addictions is chorizo. I have been slowly adding it into all of our favorite dishes. Here is my recipe for Stuffed Peppers with Chorizo, this is perfect for all of the holidays coming up or to … Continue reading

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Best List: Sushi

The month of October is all about my top recommendations for all types of food dishes, drinks and anything else I can think of. It only makes sense to start with the food I request all the time, sushi! Everyone … Continue reading

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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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