Out and About

Restaurant Review: Hub’s Restaurant

Rating: A Neighborhood: Skokie As a city dweller I don’t venture out to the suburbs too often, but I made a trip out to Skokie to try Hub’s Restaurant and I was not disappointed! Hub’s is family owned & operated Greek restaurant and even has a close knit feel with their customers. They seem to… Continue reading Restaurant Review: Hub’s Restaurant

Good Eats · recipe

3 Simple & Easy Breakfast Ideas

As a firm believer in starting my day with a good breakfast, I’m often asked what I dine on to start my day. I have a few go-tos for breakfast, depending on how much time I have in the morning & what I’m in the mood for. I always pair whatever I’m having for breakfast… Continue reading 3 Simple & Easy Breakfast Ideas

Good Eats · Sweet Treats

Summertime Berry Tart

Summer is finally on the horizon and that means that it’s time to start rolling out the summer recipes! I discovered this delish dish while visiting a friends’ place and I needed to try my hand in making it immediately. Although I changed up the original recipe a bit, the ingredients are simple & live… Continue reading Summertime Berry Tart

Quick Fixes · recipe

Loaded Sweet Potato Nachos

Loaded nachos…need I say more? As you’ve probably grown to know by now, nachos are a very significant part of my life – maybe too much so… A few months ago, I decided to give Weight Watchers a try again! I had a lot of success with it a few years ago & I’ve been in… Continue reading Loaded Sweet Potato Nachos

Good Eats · Indulgences · Out and About

2 Year Blog-iversary!

A Girl & A Garnish turns 2 – yippee! The past year was full of lots of exciting things: a big move, lots of travels, and even more foodie adventures. Let’s mark the occasion with a roundup of my top 10 personal favorite posts from the past year! Pop open the bubbly…   Foodie Diary: Montego Bay… Continue reading 2 Year Blog-iversary!

Out and About

Walt Disney World 2017 Travel Vlog

I can barely believe that it’s been almost two weeks since I was in sunny Florida living it up at the Walt Disney World Resort! Although my stay at WDW was short & sweet, I still had a great time enjoying the parks with my family and getting some great grub. Check out my travel… Continue reading Walt Disney World 2017 Travel Vlog