#FavoriteThings Friday

Mr. Foodie and I spent three hours at our local library today! There is nothing like a quiet library to get a TON of work done. Also, I challenge anyone who says “what use are libraries anymore” to visit one and see just how many people use it for reading, studying, working, researching, tutoring, meetings,…

Lunch for My Honey: Easy Homemade Green Curry Chicken

I used to think that lunch should very rarely be a hot meal. Even when dining out for lunch, I would pick a cold sandwich or salad, maybe going so far as to order/reheat soup with the occasional “splurge” for a hot lunch at, say, a Thai food place (because I can never pass up…

Easy Summer Dinner for #MeatlessMondays

Necessity truly is the mother of invention. You may recall that Mr. Foodie and I were without A/C for the first full month of summer weather. At several points it reached a balmy 89 degrees in our living room. This forced us to get creative with meal planning as we wanted to avoid cooking for…

BBQ Brie Burger and Corn on the Cob

Let Us Rejoice! Mr. Foodie and I finally have A/C again! It is amazing how much having A/C changes one’s life. No more hiding in the basement when we get home from work. No more eating out /ordering in to avoid turning the stove on for even a few minutes. We celebrated first by having…

French Quarter Brasserie in Fairfax: A Review

Mr. Foodie and I have been meaning to review this place ever since we stumbled into it from a street fair following our move from the FL Keys. We were wet from the rain and a jumble of emotions after a hard summer. We were surprised to see a new restaurant in Fairfax town square…