Nice to Meet you

I have been blog stalking for about a year now. I stalk for running inspiration, cooking inspiration and basically any inspiration I can get. Finally after always taking pictures of my cooking as I cook, taking notes on food as I eat, watching and DVRing hours of Food Network, spending 100$’s on food magizines and doing various other strange habits in my everyday life, my loving supportive husband told me I should start my own blog.

It took me a really long time to think that I was a blog worthy lady and I’m still not sure I am.. But if anything,  at least I’ll have un-read documented parts of my life for me to go back and look at?! I just hope I can become half or even a quarter as good as some of you other bloggers! I have a feeling it’s going to take a while to catch onto but at least I have something to work towards!

Okay, So about me. I’m married to my best friend, I love to cook but am by no means a PRO. I LOVE to try new recipes, Change other’s recipes and make as much from scratch as possible. I try to live a healthy well-balanced life that does include running half marathons, eating chocolate and drinking wine… like A LOT of wine. and working a little. But still a very balanced life.  So here’s me sharing a bit with you. Hope you enjoy

All photos are mine unless stated otherwise.

54 Responses to Nice to Meet you

  1. Thanks so much for the like! You have a really great growing collection of recipes here! Keep up the good work. I can imagine this turning into a great homemade cooking resource.

  2. Terri Lentner says:

    everything looks great…makes me hungry…what time is dinner?

  3. Suzanne says:

    Aww! Your intro reminded me of how I felt when I started my blog, which at that point was to keep friends/family updated on a health situation now in the past. It is scary to put yourself out there! :)

    But it looks like you’ve already seen some of the fun side too – the prep, photos, writing, composing.. And community!

    Keep it up – I look forward to seeing more. :)

  4. zambydmcd says:

    Just saying thanks for popping over and liking the blog on Cherry Bakewell Tarts. Your blog looks magnificent and I hope others will come along to enjoy what you’ve lovingly prepared. Keep up the good work.

  5. Thanks for stalking mine! :) Sweet blog.

  6. Nicole says:

    Hey thanks for liking the protein pancake post. Your blog looks delicious and I will definitely be trying out some of your recipes.

  7. Hello PTHW

    Many thanks for the like on my newly minted wee blog. Your ‘Nice to meet you’ page really resonates with me – I’ve been a long-time blog stalker, too.

    Excuse me while I have a wee browse of your blog…

  8. Your food looks scrumptious! Love your blog! Not sure if you have 200 or less followers but I think you are deserving of this award! Here is a little bit of love from a fellow food lover! Pass on the love!

  9. Kris says:

    The peanut butter cups were VERY good, I need more please! ;-)

    If you are a “part-time” house wife, what are you the rest of the time???

  10. Hi :-) Thanks for stopping by my blog and for the “like”. You’ve started a great blog here! I’ll look forward to seeing more of your posts! Have a great day! :-)

  11. lauren jalbert says:

    Lauren you are so cute!!! I love this idea!! Go girl!! Wanna join!!

  12. uenki says:

    Hi! Thanks for stopping by my blog and liking one of my post! Your blog looks great! I think I need to “stalk” your blog from now :P

  13. Great write up. Love the photo of you and your husband.

    Have a Blessed Day,

    Danny & Laura

  14. angeldn3 says:

    Thanks for liking me, I plan on following you, we can learn from each other.

  15. BSS says:

    Thanks for the thumbs up on my Neckbones’ post. You’ve got great pictures, but not advisable to look at on an empty stomach.

  16. reyesmedina says:

    You and I have and lead a very similar life. I’m happy & look forward to your posts! Congrats :)

  17. Thanks for Liking my post! Your recipes are also interesting. I also like to create dishes from my kitchen, so please check back from time to time for some idea exchange.

  18. Heather says:

    Based on the photos of your steak-and-scallops meal alone, I added you to my blogroll. Can’t wait to see what you’ll make next! :)

  19. Missus Tribble says:

    Very nice to meet you too – thank you for stopping by and liking my blog :)

  20. reneeboomer says:

    Thanks for liking my post. I am new to blogging and always get nervous writing a new post. I am learning and learning some more. Great Blog! Have a good day. :)

  21. Thanks for stopping by my blog today!! Already added you to my Google Reader! Think it’s time to cook some scallops!

  22. Thanks for liking my first blog. I hope I can maintain my enthusiasm. You pictures are a really great accompaniment to your writing. It’s good to “meet” others who love fine food. Happy cooking and blogging! :)

  23. 8:45 in the morning and I am thinking of what to cook for dinner tonight. Steak and scallops sound like a great suggestion.

  24. cutlass2010 says:

    Hi, no doubt you are doing just great out here in blog-land judging from your vibrant content which reflects a true zest for life. If you would like to visit one of the most incredibly warm buzzing community websites I have yet seen in the fake online world we move around in. just pop in to Wikinut,com. I am not doing some cheap touting here, that is why I have not offered a personal link. Love your page and will return,Andre’

  25. meanjoegreene88 says:

    At least you’re honest about the blog stalking! Keep up the good work!

  26. Tilly Bud says:

    What a good looking couple you are!

  27. Dew says:

    Keep on cooking–your blog is amazing! I’m passing the Versatile Blogger Award to you!

  28. Andrea says:

    Thanks for the Like!! You and your blog are adorable.. looks like you obviously have it down pat so far.. congrats.. Hopefully i’m on my way too!

  29. madisoncary says:

    adorable blog! everything looks so yummy!

    p.s. thanks for stopping by my blog! :)

    keep cooking!

  30. so glad u enjoyed my blog and i urs! glad we’ve connected and look forward to sharing ways to maintain home, sanity and manicure…and BTW love wine too and love hearing your married to your best bud!

  31. Angela Sommers says:

    Thanks so much for liking my blog! I read your homepage, and you are pretty awesome yourself! I’ll follow your blog and see what you have in store for us! :)

  32. debbrunson says:

    Blog land is indeed scary! Throwing a little bit of your life and loves out there for the world to see… You are doing a fantastic job with super info, beautiful blog design, and a fun style. Thumbs up! I’ll vote that you’re a blog-worthy lady :)

  33. Morrice says:

    Thanks for the comment on my blog.
    It really really really met a lot to me.
    Blogging doesn’t have to be as difficult as you think.
    Be honest (yes sometimes honesty means you to take a stand), share ( which your delicious recipes are already doing that) provide fresh content and there you go.
    On a different note the bacon wrapped quiche look divine.
    Right now my favorite red wine of the month is Mirassou form California. A pinot noir with really lushes velvety blackberry-ish plum flavour.

  34. Audrey says:

    Thanks for stopping by my blog. Love yours and I’ll be back to see what’s new! :)

  35. I love your refreshing honesty. I’m new to blogging (writing and reading) but it’s so much fun! Looking forward to sharing your adventures!

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