West African Peanut Soup

West African Peanut Soup

My good friend Bridget is headed out to the Peace Corps in West Africa this June, so we decided to give this recipe a try in anticipation. If this is what she will be eating there, let’s just say, she will be eating well. This soup is so tasty and quite easy to make.

Oreo Nutella No-Bake Cheesecake

Oreo Nutella No-Bake Cheesecake

This is an easy and delicious recipe that you can whip up in no time flat. This is the perfect dessert to make before dinner, pop into the freezer so it sets faster and enjoy afterwards. What an awesome Pinterest find! We used a 9 x 13 pan, but this would be much prettier and thicker…

Barbecue Ranch Chex Mix

Barbecue Ranch Chex Mix

Those who know me understand that I get serious joy out of baking and cooking. So when we were meeting friends in the Dells for the weekend, I could not help experimenting with a new snack recipe. The recipe I found online was simply Barbecue, so I decided to kick it up a notch and…

Pulled Pork sandwich with baked beans

Karma Bar & Grill

To simply say we love Karma, would be a serious understatement. Let’s just say if we are deciding where to eat dinner and Karma gets mentioned, my boyfriend can no longer consider any other option. This restaurant/bar is 2 blocks from my apartment and once of Milwaukee’s most delicious bars. There are great deals every…

Turkey and Quinoa Stuffed Pepper

Turkey and Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

My friend Nikita and I are enjoying exploring the world of quinoa together and this week decided to try turkey and quinoa stuffed green peppers. The result? A fantastic dish even her green pepper hating boyfriend admitted was enjoyable. Quinoa Stuffed Peppers (modified from CorinaStretch) 4 Green Bell Peppers (choose large even standing peppers) 1…

Tikka Masala Soup

The Soup House: A Premium Lunch Location

The Soup House is a great stop for a fast and tasty lunch downtown Milwaukee. Their menu changes daily, but is available on their Facebook page and website. The soups come in three sizes and your choice of a complimentary piece of french bread or corn bread. I tried a little of both and you…