Category Food

Out of the Kitchen: Ichiban Sushi Bar & Japanese Cuisine

Today symbolizes 6 months of married life. Now, we don’t typically celebrate monthly anniversaries however we’ve been told that the first year is one of the toughest and 6 months in? We definitely agree! In order to celebrate we tried out a new restaurant called Ichiban Sushi Bar and Japanese Cuisine. It came highly recommended […]

Out of the Kitchen:Firehouse Brewing Co.

Johnathon and I don’t eat our much, mostly because I am admittedly a picky eater. However, a few weeks ago we decided to have a mid-week date night and give the Firehouse Brewing Co. a try. An old converted firehouse, with it’s two-levels still in place.  One side of the building is its restaurant while […]

In the Kitchen: Ground Beef Wellington

When our family came over to visit last week, I had a really difficult time thinking about what to make for dinner. We originally thought about stuffed peppers, but I wasn’t sure that would feed our crowd of 7. So, Johnathon encouraged me to try something new. I scoured my many cookbooks and finally decided […]

Out of the Kitchen: Smallcakes

Honestly, it’s rare for us to eat out. So this weekend we headed out to Fuji: Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar. We sincerely apologize, we were so hungry that we forgot to take pictures. Next time we visit, we’ll be sure take pictures and tell you all about it. Our favorite stop on our Saturday […]

In the Kitchen: Spinach Manicotti

According to google, manicotti is an Italian word meaning “stuffed sleeve.” This or stuffed shells always manages to satisfy our lasagna cravings. It’s simple and delicious, what’s not to love? Beyond that, it’s also a very special meal to us because it’s the first meal that Johnathon made for me! Don’t believe me? It’s true! […]

In the Kitchen: Stuffed Peppers

In our household, stuffed bell peppers is definitely a family favorite. I think we make it once every other week! Part of the reason why we love this dish so much is the health factor.  For example, did you know that the typical garden bell pepper has twice the amount of vitamin C as does […]