Good Eats

Sweet Potato & Egg Skillet

The sweet, yet savory, flavor of sweet potatoes can be the perfect kick to add to any fall dish. Aside from being a solid source of protein, they’re also just delicious! Try out this Sweet Potato & Egg Skillet recipe for a quick and easy breakfast [or breakfast for dinner]… Ingredients: – 1 1/2 cup… Continue reading Sweet Potato & Egg Skillet

Good Eats

Eat Purely: Salsa Verde Steak Salad

As if my dining habits needed anymore fuel added to the fire – another new food delivery service has emerged onto the foodie scene in Chicago! Enter Eat Purely – dinner on demand. As someone that loves a good meal at home, but also lacks the energy at times to make a solid home cooked meal –… Continue reading Eat Purely: Salsa Verde Steak Salad

Out and About

Out & About || River North Fall Festival Round Up

Neighborhood: River North Today marks September 1st & although we have a full 21 days until the official start of fall, autumnal celebrations are already upon us – nothing says fall quite like wine & whiskey! The River North Wine Festival & the River North Whiskey Festival aren’t limited to just one weekend, so if… Continue reading Out & About || River North Fall Festival Round Up

Quick Fixes

Quick & Healthy Snacks

My eating style could very easily be described as grazing…a.k.a never NOT snacking. Aside from snacking being flat out fun, it’s also a quick & easy way to stay energized and get some vital nutrients. Although “beach body” season is wrapping up, it doesn’t hurt to have a well-balanced diet year round. Here are a few… Continue reading Quick & Healthy Snacks

Out and About

Foodie Diary: Day Five || Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall

As we’re heading into my final full day in Montego Bay, I felt the need to re-enter into food crawl mode – and I can’t imagine a better way to wrap up my vacation.. Location: Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall – Montego Bay, Jamaica Date: Friday, August 5th 10:00 AM: Beachside Breakfast We mixed things up and headed to HoriZonZ for breakfast… Continue reading Foodie Diary: Day Five || Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall

Out and About

Foodie Diary: Day Three & Four || Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall

Now that the rain had subsided, I was back in full vacation mode. I scaled back my dining a bit to make up for the over-indulding from yesterday – but believe me, I still kept my belly full. Location: Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall – Montego Bay, Jamaica Date: Wednesday, August 3rd 9:30 AM: Return to the Breakfast Mini-Buffet… Continue reading Foodie Diary: Day Three & Four || Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall