A couple of weeks ago my mother and I went to visit my little sister at college. This meant inevitably we were going to chow down somewhere. I remember those wonderful days at college when the parents came to visit and it meant free food. *Sigh* Anyways my sister was in the mood for Thai… Continue reading Restaurant Review: Simply Thai
Last Saturday I was planning on having a leisurely day in bed when my phone rang. To my delight it was my friend, Monique saying she was 30 minutes away and wanting to do lunch. Well I am never one to turn down a meal or good company so I readily agreed. Give or take… Continue reading Restaurant Review: Vine Sushi & Thai
This past week I visited Char-Grill, a small burger joint that’s been around for a good long time. I’d been years ago when a co-worker suggested we eat there for lunch. In my mind I naively thought Cookout (fast food restaurant for those folks reading this outside of NC/SC) was the be all end all… Continue reading Restaurant Review: Char-Grill
Ever have one of those days when you long for the spa. You know a really luxurious spa weekend where you could be massaged, steamed, bathed, scrubbed and buffed to your heart’s content. And then you happen to compare your finances to the spa’s prices and then you ditch that idea quick fast and in… Continue reading Homemade Peppermint Sugar Scrub
Surprisingly I do not have a huge sweet tooth. *Gasp* I know I know. But I do have occasional spells of sweet cravings and my aunt’s peach cobbler recipe hits the spot every time! Jean’s Peach Cobbler 1 cup self rising flour 1 cup sugar ⅔ cup milk 1 stick butter 1 large cans of… Continue reading Peachy Keen
Let me tell you something about salsa and I, well we’ve had a long and satisfying relationship. The spicier the better! I love it on eggs, burritos, chicken, salads, etc. I don’t care if I’m devouring salsa and my nose is trying to run or my eyes water, it’s all delicious to me. Anyhoo I… Continue reading Salsalicious!