Strawberry Balsamic Gin Smash

You know those days when you just need a drink? This is the perfect drink for those days. The impetus for making this drink didn’t actually come from one of “those days.” I actually had the day off (local holiday – hooray!), and was reading Bon Appetit on the beach (I know, rough life), when … Continue reading

Jerk Chicken Sandwiches

Jerk. Chicken. That’s right. Jerk chicken. Now, I haven’t been to Jamaica (yet!), but my boyfriend lived there for a year – and became quite the connoisseur of jerk chicken – and he says this recipe is pretty darn tasty. Not quite the real thing (unfortunately, I couldn’t let it smoke over a fire for … Continue reading

Healthy Chicken Salad

Chicken salad gets a healthy upgrade with arugula, grapes, cucumber, and a healthy Greek yogurt dressing. Nope, no mayo in sight. Don’t worry though, this salad packs so much flavor, you won’t even miss it. I prefer to use red grapes in a salad like this, but green grapes would work just fine.   Special … Continue reading