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. 

August 13, 2019

Food blogging has changed since I became a mom. I used to plan out every meal, take pictures of every step of the cooking process and made tons of notes along the way. Now, I don't even cook the meal I want to share... #lifegoals 

My mom is here for the week and she mad...

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...

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....

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...

June 6, 2013

We’ve made it to June and that means it’s time for some lighter recipes.  I threw this salad together last week and it came out perfectly.  So many of our favorite ingredients!

Avocado.  Check.

Bacon. Check.

Feta. Check.

What more could you want?

Oh, I don’t know.  Mor...

May 24, 2013

Happy Thursday! Only one more day until the weekend!

Tim and I enjoyed a great new burger recipe last week – Greek Turkey Burgers.  These have a little of our favorite things, including feta and sun-dried tomatoes!  A great combo and flavor packed!

These are super e...

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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.