Ryan’s Juicy Lucy Burgers

Today’s post is brought to you by my favorite human being: my bff/hubby and partner in crime, Ryan. And he is sharing his famous Juicy Lucy burger. That’s right, friends. It is an epic day. Enjoy! Well hello there. Looking for Nikki? Looks like you’ll have to settle for me this week. Pleased to introduce myself forRead more

Gazpacho

Happy first week of summer, guys! The heat (and humidity) has definitely hit Virginia. One of my favorite things to eat during the summer is Gazpacho! If you’ve never even heard of gazpacho, it’s a soup that originated in the south of Spain (in Anadalusia, to be exact). It’s made with raw vegetables (usually tomatoRead more

Cap’n Crunch French Toast

Some may say that I’m a breakfast connoisseur. It’s definitely my favorite type of food (we regularly have breakfast for dinner) and Ryan makes THE best Belgian-style waffles, complete with Belgian sugar crystals. Yeah, it’s serious like that. I’m also a huge fan of pancakes, but who isn’t right? But when it comes to french toast,Read more

Caprese Salad with Beets

I love being inspired by a dish I’ve had at a great restaurant. During our latest trip to Oahu, Hawaii we just had to go back to one of our favorite restaurants: Kalapawai Cafe in Kailua, a quaint little place with delicious and beautiful food. And that is where I got the idea for this Caprese Salad withRead more

Key Lime Pie

How the heck is it June already?! Almost halfway through the year, sheesh! Although time is flying, I’m more than happy to welcome June with a smile since the weather has been absolutely beautiful here in Virginia. Sunny skies and warm temperatures seem like they’re here to stay (knock on wood). And for me, there aren’tRead more