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Chef Watson Flank Steak

 A few weeks ago, I was given access to an app that IBM and Bon Appetit had put together using IBM’s Watson technology. The basic idea is that it’s a computer program that helps cooks discover and create original, totally unique recipes with the help of flavor compound algorithms. 368 more words

Flank Steak

Tex Mex Happy Hour: 4-Ingredient Guacamole with No-Mix Margaritas

Today I’d like to raise a glass to second chances.

Last Labor Day Weekend, Jason and I were playing highway hopscotch with our Honda Civic and a rented Penske truck, vying to be the first to cross the state line out of Texas. 888 more words


Being Social is Hard...

I have always had a problem controlling what comes out of my mouth. I received some “learning annex-esque” training on how to place the filter over my mouth during the years I spent in church in Virginia, however, since I have moved, and pretty much since I moved away and left that church (as I have not found another since), the filter has gone into disrepair and apparently has fallen off. 522 more words

Secret Single Behavior

Read my recent work for the Chicago Tribune

I’ve been contributing more often to the Chicago Tribune’s Life+Style and Dining sections. Read my recent stories:

7 relationship myths that can wreak havoc on real-life romance… 47 more words

Taco's in Shanghai? Yes, please!

Last night, my hubby and I, finally had the chance to experience the “mythical” Mexican restaurant in Ferguson Lane.  I had heard from friends that it was there; but, I could never find it. 298 more words


Wrap Up The Season At The Gaylord Texan's Summer Bash

Fall‘s just around the corner, so end summer with a bang — literally — at the Gaylord Texan‘s Summer Bash!

This weekend at the… 121 more words


Yahtzee! Hosting An Impromptu Game Night

It’s Saturday morning.  You could really go for an extravagant night out with your friends, but your bank account is telling you to stay home in your sweatpants and watch more Netflix.   364 more words