V-day brunch at Max and Julie’s

V-day brunch at Max and Julie’s

For Valentine’s this year, Jimmy and I opted to avoid the dinner crowds on Saturday night and instead enjoy a nice peaceful brunch Sunday morning while everyone else was still sleeping off the night’s festivities. It was a great plan! We had the best meal at one of our favorite spots, Max and Julie’s Brasserie […]

The Grove @ Discovery Green: A beer tasting

The Grove @ Discovery Green: A beer tasting

One of the coolest things to do over the summer in Houston is to enjoy Sundown at the Grove.  For just $15 Wednesday nights July 9th-Sept 17th you can enjoy a flight of beer from a featured brewery and custom chef prepared food pairings with each beer.  It’s pretty awesome (hot, but awesome)! The event […]

Restaurant Review: Liberty Kitchen and Oysterette

Restaurant Review: Liberty Kitchen and Oysterette

There is little that Jimmy and I enjoy more than going out for an amazing dinner. It’s no secret that we LOVE good food, but it’s not just the meal – it’s the entire experience: the atmosphere of the restaurant, the personality and talent of the server, AND the food of course.  We recently went […]

A Delicious Ode to Mardi Gras

A Delicious Ode to Mardi Gras

Ingredients 1 package (13.5 ounces) Turkey Dinner Sausage cooked, cut into 1/4-inch coins 1/2 pound medium cooked shrimp, peeled and deveined 2 teaspoons Creole seasoning (I used Tony C’s) 1 teaspoon olive oil 1 box (8 ounces) Dirty rice mix 4-5 cloves of garlic minced 2 tablespoons parsley chopped                                                                                                                                                                                 1 can (14 ounces) […]