Dinner @ Matsuhisa in Vail Colorado

sushi 3 tuna with truffles

It was our last night in Colorado for the summer.  My husband drove back in his car on Tuesday and my daughter and I were heading back on Wednesday with my son to follow on Friday.  Three out of four of us love sushi – my daughter is gradually developing a taste for it. 

Kahlua Hot Fudge

Kahlua Hot Fudge

The other night we went out to get sushi, and as always we like to end our meals with a dessert. Oddly enough this sushi restaurant had a bar and grill connected...

Death by Chocolate Oreo Cheesecake Cake

Death by Chocolate Oreo Cheesecake Cake

Today is National Cheesecake Day and while I hadn’t planned to post anything today my thoughts were for making this cheesecake next week.  You see, on Friday my daughter will be 25...

Vegetable Quinoa Wrap

Vegetable Quinoa Wrap

Since we’ve been up in the mountains it seems all I’m craving are vegetables.  On the other hand my husband and son always seem to be craving beef.  Don’t get me wrong I...

Homemade Granola

Homemade Granola

My family loves granola so when we spend time in the mountains of Colorado we like to bring some with us on our hikes.  However, have you ever read the nutritional labels...

Pina Colada Granita

Pina Colada Granita

Today is National Pina Colada Day!  In honor of the day I’m sharing an older post that I just happen to whip up for the day. 

Baked Beans

Baked Beans

For years I’ve been looking for a baked beans recipe to make that I like and have yet to find one.  I’ve scoured the internet, cookbooks, and even asked friends, and nothing....

Berry Trifle

Patriotic Berry Trifle & Pedal the Cause!

It’s hard to believe the 4th of July is just 2 days away.  I’ve been MIA for a bit since we headed to the mountains.  The weather here is spectacular!  The days...