Balsamic Chicken

INGREDIENTS: Chicken breasts ½ C olive oil 3 Tbsp Balsamic vinegar 2 tsp minced garlic ½ tsp salt ¼ tsp ground black pepper DIRECTIONS: Divide chicken into portions and put in gallon freezer bags. Combine remaining ingredients to make marinade. Freeze. TO SERVE: Thaw; grill or bake.

Steak with Blue Cheese Sauce

Steak with Blue Cheese Sauce

Ingredients: 6 lbs boneless top sirloin ½ C olive oil ½ C red wine vinegar 1 ½ tsp ground black pepper SAUCE: 20 oz crumbled blue cheese 3 C heavy cream ¾ C ground black pepper DIRECTIONS:  Combine olive oil, red wine vinegar and black pepper.  Divide steaks and portion of marinade in a gallon(…)

My Bladder and Lord of the Dance

Show me a mother who hasn’t had some kind of bladder emergency and I’ll tell you she’s a liar. Before he was born, my son literally put his feet on my bladder and played tether ball. I pictured him down there like a boxer on a speed bag kicking away at my bladder like he(…)

DiBella’s Old Fashioned Submarines

DiBella’s Old Fashioned Submarines

I have probably driven past DiBella’s a thousand times by now and never have stopped in.  Last weekend, as a reward, I told Hannah she could go anywhere she wanted on our “Mom and Me” day and she insisted on DiBella’s.  It was a welcome thought for me since I had not been and I(…)

Findlay Market – Cincinnati

Findlay Market – Cincinnati

Guest post by Erin Woiteshek of the fabulous mom blog, www.abirdandabean.com I love Cincinnati.  We have so many fun things to do around here.  It’s just a fantastic place to visit and to live and raise kids.  We have one of the best zoos in the country, lots of great museums and parks, and the(…)

Schuster Center’s Wintergarden Wonderland offers free fun-filled holiday activities

Schuster Center’s Wintergarden Wonderland offers free fun-filled holiday activities

Schuster Center’s Wintergarden Wonderland offers free fun-filled holiday activities Rike’s Windows, The Tike’s Shoppe and more!   DAYTON, OH – November 21, 2012 – Victoria Theatre Association presents Wintergarden Wonderland (Wednesday, November 21, 2012 – Wednesday, January 2, 2013), kicking off with the Dayton Holiday Festival in downtown Dayton. Free, family-friendly activities are offered at the Benjamin & Marian(…)