Tucson in Photos, Part 1

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on July 14, 2011

in beef, chicken/turkey, dinner out, friends, Mexican/Latin, travel

I had a truly glorious 3 days in Tucson! The weather was amazing, I got to spent some time with my favorite Fitnessista and her Pilot who took Kristin and I to some of their favorite Tucson spots. After a long and fairly bumpy flight, we met Gina and the Pilot at the patio of […]


Tuesday Tribute

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on June 28, 2011

in chicken/turkey, family, grilling

Sunday would’ve been my dad’s 60th birthday. Instead of planning a surprise party, or fancy dinner, or a trip out to visit him, I spent the day doing things that reminded me of him. I made homemade bagels, and topped them in the best way I knew how: ‘ I always remember going to get […]


Tuesday Tidbits

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on May 24, 2011

in bread, chicken/turkey, dessert

I’m attempting an alliteration every day this week that I post. Sensational Sunday has collected 15 amazing links so far… have you posted yours? A few things to think on and drool over… 1. Camp begins for me on June 13. This means for you, Wednesdays in Numbers start again on June 15! 2. Maddux […]


Tale of a Tooth

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on May 18, 2011

in Asian, chicken/turkey, simple recipe

I was about 7 years old when it happened. I had a wiggly tooth. Not the kind of wiggly tooth where you totally make your fingers slip around to make it look like it was wiggly, but a really truly wiggly tooth. This was the kind of wiggly tooth that could spin all the way […]



by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on April 28, 2011

in chicken/turkey, Mexican/Latin, vegetables

You all didn’t know me in my enchilada days. When I moved out on my own (ok, with two roommates) I was so excited to have a kitchen that I could actually cook in, and a dining room to sit in and eat meals with friends and family. I cooked many meals for many different […]