May 3, 2013
My work has a group called “Project Fun” that organizes events around our office. One of our annual events has been a chili cook-off. This year we integrated a cornbread competition and guess what?! I won!
One of my coworkers teased me saying I was disqualified since it was more of a casserole than a bread but I think he was so blown away at how delicious it was! I made a recipe that’s actually … [Continue reading]
Categories: fun, restaurant
October 28, 2012
My friends and I are pretty obsessed with pumpkin as son as fall hits so when my girlfriend sent me this Healthy Pursuit Crock Pot Turkey and Navy Bean Pumpkin Chili recipe I almost died right there.
This is a great way to warm up your kitchen and your stomach for a rainy fall night. I made this chili last Sunday and ate it pretty much all week! The pumpkin was pretty subtle but I … [Continue reading]
Categories: food, recipes
May 8, 2012
As some of you may have seen, my work had a chili cook off and I was a JUDGE!
There were three categories: Veggie, Mild and Hot! There were SO many chilis and I had to eat them ALL! My fave category was definitely the hot! There was a little rivalry going on there, as one of the guys is always runner up. Was he going to win it this year? We would see! The … [Continue reading]
Categories: food, personal
May 3, 2012
Nothing is better than a cup of coffee except for FRESH GROUND coffee! I bought some whole beans so I can freshly ground my coffee. I can decide if I want to use the regular coffee maker or go fancy and use my french press. MMMM sometimes I look back at that time when I tried to give up coffee and say, “What a silly girl I was-coffee tastes so good!”
While I sip and … [Continue reading]
April 10, 2012
This past Sunday I needed a quick and healthy meal. We were having chicken all week so I wanted something different. I decided to give Woman’s Day’s Turkey Chili a try.
I am going to have to make this one again! The chili had a light, refreshing taste. I have been eating it for lunch the past few days and it is still great! It’s not good enough for my work chili cook-off though…we shall … [Continue reading]