Hitting the Foodie Road

One of my husband and I’s favorite things to do is road trip.   Quick note, if you’re here for the blogging event, it’s about halfway through the post.  🙂 I recently read a post on Picnic Life Foodie about a local place in Ankeny that I’ve been wanting to visit called the Olive Tap….

Just in Time for New Year’s Resolutions

The 2015 Dietary Guidelines! I’m pretty jazzed about this new release.  The first thing I did as soon as I saw the email from the Academy (of Nutrition and Dietetics), I cracked open the new guidelines.  Call me a nerd, I don’t care. The Guidelines have been long awaited. Considering they’re call the 2015 Dietary…

Hello Blogging World

Hello blogging world. I am here to journal my experiences, or challenges, of cooking for two. I am a full-time student and a part-time nursing home dietary aide who lives with her boyfriend who works night shift as a 911 dispatcher and eats like a man, meaning meat and potatoes if I cook or take-out…