Taco Tuesday (no different than any other day of the week) 

I am living for this coconut oil cooking method. Ground turkey tacos grilled in a pan with coconut oil, trader joe taco seasoning, garlic, and onions.  *WARNING*NEW TRADER JOE FIND: they are flour tortillas (not a fan of corn ones) with chia seeds in them, perfect for your taco cleanse.  OH NO, no chips and…

perfect dinner for one

A single gal in the city not dressed up and no where to go, why not make yourself a fancy dinner for one? Treat Yo Self Monday!  It is a simple recipe, simply cover the chicken with salt and pepper to season with olive oil in the pan and throw in some broccoli to brown…

Best of Both Worlds 

Sometimes you can have the best of both worlds…  pizza and guac.  Happy Camper (same owners of my beloved Homeslice) has the best option for you.  Before you order you pizza, take moment to Order one of their killer marg recipes before going ahead and ordering their pizza.  Since this is another post regarding my…

Trader Joe’s Taco Tuesday

This weeks tacos are homemade and guaranteed crowd favorites.  We start with taking  ground turkey and browning it on the stove for a few minutes with a tablespoon of coconut oil. Once half of it is brown, we add a dash of Trader Joe taco seasoning (a little goes a longgggg way with this ingredient) followed…

Cold Pizza and the BEST Bloody Mary

I want to take a minute here to show some respect for the best Bloody in Chicago (in my own opinion). The idea of bloody Mary’s is super weird if we really think about it. Who decided to throw some vodka into their cold tomato soup??? Either way… the creator of the Bloody should be…

Always Have Frozen Veggies & Trader Joe Seasonings 

There are two things you should always have handy in your kitchen: frozen veggies and a plethora of Trader Joe seasonings.  After a long day of work, cooking is the last thing on my list, let alone cooking a healthy meal. Who wants to work after work?!?!?! But, there is an easy way that doesn’t…

Hipster Things & Delicious Tacos

Lunch at Antique Taco was an amazing life decision! You walk in and immediately feel like you need to start taking pictures of all the cool decor and capture the hipster moment. It is literally a taco joint mixed with an antique store, what’s not to love about that??  Even right by the checkout line…