Whole Foods Grab-n-Go Lunches

Yesterday I was rushing around trying to get errands done.  Around noon I hit Whole Foods for some dinner ingredients and was lured over to their prepared foods section with the waft of wonderful smells!  I often grab a salad at their salad bar (amazing healthy options in there!), but wanted to give their new […]

Gaulart & Maliclet (Fast & French)

The fabulous lunch "special of the day" at Gaulart & Maliclet

Since the school year has started I’ve had a little more time now to enjoy my girlfriends and catch up over lunch.  My dear friend Dawn (go Purdue!) and I have made a pact to try a new restaurant in Charleston each month.  I know, I’ve got it rough…. As luck would have it, we […]

Dellz Deli – Amazing Vegetarian Dishes!

The Hummer Wrap Dellz Deli

I have been meaning to hit up Dellz Deli downtown for months now!  I have heard how fabulous this little deli is, but just haven’t had the chance to get down there.  Lucky for me, my children now go to school across town so hitting up downtown will be a regular occurrence. Recently, I visited […]

Puree Organic Baby Cafe & Goods

White bean dip with fresh herb pita chips

Over the past few month’s I have been eyeing a small cottage next to Mustard Seed on Chuck Dawley as it transformed from a mundane small restaurant to a bright, colorful and inviting building.  Once the bright green and white round sign reading “Puree –  Organic Baby Cafe & Goods” sprouted, I was fully committed […]

yesUmay Cookies


“You had me at hello.” That famous line between Renee Zellweger and Tom Cruise in the movie Jerry Maguire rings true for me in many ways.  For one, it reminds me of my husband… except in our situation he “had me at the cookie.” You see, we met at the hospital where he was a […]