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Gluten Free Creamy Shrimp and Grits (with Kale Salad)

Valentine’s Day is approaching and I’ve been thinking about date night dinners. With a newborn, date night often has to happen at home. Really though, a home cooked meal is sometimes the coziest way to enjoy a night with your special someone.   When cooking at home for a date, I want to relax with a glass of wine and spend time with the hubs, so an overly complex recipe isn’t on the menu. This recipe for shrimp and grits is a favorite in our house. It’s rich, creamy, and perfectly balanced with just a hint of smoky spice. To add a …

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Beyond the Dinner Reservation: 10 Ideas for a Great Date

Don’t get me wrong. I have nothing against the dinner date.  My list of restaurants that I want to try in this delicious-food-laden city is constantly growing faster than my ability to make and keep a reservation.  Some of my favorite times with Aaron have, in fact, taken place, in a well-recommended restaurant over heavenly small bites and exquisite entrees– but not all of them.  No, some of them happen in less romantic and more impromptu settings.  I’m sharing a handful of my favorite dates and a few others you can try …

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