Monthly Archives: July 2014

the commute.

This is an irrational rant. This is stupid, childish, and just me straight up complaining. Full disclosure. But it has to be said. I live five miles from the train stop. That seems like a nice commute. And there are … Continue reading

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moraine view state park.

The big camping weekend has come! And gone… Jeremy and I finally got to go camping this weekend. We’ve only been trying to find time since June. It was a beautiful weekend to do it. We went to Moraine View … Continue reading

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blackwell forest preserve.

Jeremy and I really want to start being active, being outside, and overall just need a hobby. In our quest to find something we would both enjoy doing, we found images of beautiful landscapes, mountains, and waterfalls and both decided … Continue reading

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killer turkey burgers.

In my effort to cook through Anne Burrell’s Own Your Kitchen, I decided to skip forward to her sandwiches section. I love a good sandwich. The possibilities are endless. But I also love a good burger, so when I saw … Continue reading

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plated.

I am an avid radio listener. It’s always on around me. And a little while back I heard them talking about this company called Plated. They send you a box of prepackaged food, all the necessary ingredients, pre-measured and ready … Continue reading

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little neck clams.

There are always first for everything in this world, and they do not always go well, but are almost always learning experiences. Last night was my first attempt at cooking little neck clams. I have often wanted to attempt cooking … Continue reading

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a little zoo adventure.

So, the plans this weekend were to go camping. And then the weather stopped that. So, Jeremy and I had to stay home. We weren’t very happy, but we definitely made the best of it. So we went over to … Continue reading

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