Hi, I'm Liz

I'm a midwestern girl who lives in Iowa with my amazing husband, Tim and our incredible son Theodore.  I love to cook, entertain family and friends, visit unknown travel destinations, and enjoy the occasional martini.  


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Sprinkle Joy.

A little here.  A little there.  A little everywhere. 

September 1, 2017

I was out to dinner with a girlfriend a couple months ago.  We went to the Firebirds Wood Fired Grill and I loved their Colorado Chicken Salad.  It had some of my favorite salad ingredients including cranberries, Granny Smith apples and spiced pecans. I thought it woul...

June 21, 2017

A delicious summer dinner recipe. Fresh, delicious ingredients and it only takes 15 minutes. Yummy Greek flavors - perfect for your next meal!

September 11, 2016

I went to the grocery store this week with inspiration to make a few new recipes.  I’ve been in a rut since Teddy was born.  My love for cooking has taken a backseat to easy, convenient, routine meals – things I know how to make by heart and don’t have to write down....

June 19, 2014

Yesterday I showed you how to make these awesome new potatoes and broccoli. Today I want to show you a great chicken marinade that pairs perfectly with it. Perf

October 8, 2013

Remember when I stayed at Jacque and Jim’s last weekend and we made these?? We’ll we also made some kick-*** marinated chicken.

Steve, my friend Chelsey’s husband is great in the kitchen.  We asked him to take what we already had and make up a marinade for the chicken k...

May 20, 2013

Welcome back to me – sorry I’ve been absent on the blog posting lately.  This past week was a little nutty with finishing a huge paper for grad school and a big weekend at work.  It doesn’t look like things will be slowing down anytime soon, which is ok with me.  Cheer...

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Mom to Teddy and Madeleine. Wife to Tim. Designer. I LOVE: cooking | baking, entertaining family & friends,
unknown travel destinations, a good book, positive words, photography, and the occasional martini.