May 4, 2013

Are you Watching the Kentucky Derby in Style?

Today is Derby Day! I probably won’t be wearing an outlandish hat but you best believe that I’ll be snacking on some baked chicken and enjoying a mint julep. Read on to hear more of my favorite recipes from The Bluegrass State. Read the rest of this entry »

August 1, 2012

What’s Your Favorite Global Cuisine?

The Olympics have me in a global state of mind. One of the great things about living just outside a major city is that there is no lack of restaurants serving food from all over the world. I love being able to grab sushi one day and authentic Italian the next. Here are a few of my favorite dishes from across the world. Read the rest of this entry »

July 6, 2011

National Fried Chicken Day!

Today is National Fried Chicken Day and, boy, am I excited! Fried chicken is a treat that I indulge in only about once every couple of years, but when I do, it’s magical.  There’s just something about that crispy skin and the tender chicken underneath that makes me want to keep eating and eating and eating… Check out some of my favorite fried chicken recipes after the jump, plus I’ll teach you how to make a more diet-friendly version! Read the rest of this entry »

May 6, 2011

Southern Recipes for the Kentucky Derby!

While I’m much more inclined to watch all of the great NBA games this weekend, I know that tons of people (especially in the South) are going to be checking the 137th Kentucky Derby tomorrow.

I think Southern food is seriously delicious, and I’ll never forget my vacation to South Carolina years ago just because of the cuisine. Since I know that lots of people enjoy having Southern dishes while they watch the derby, I’ve got a fun menu ready and waiting for you.

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