Gourmet Food {Wordless Wednesday}

A couple weekends ago I attended dinner courtesy of Verizon Wireless and have to share pictures of the food I ate because it was probably the most beautiful plate display I’ve seen and it was all amazingly delicious. If you are ever in Chicago I recommend you eat dinner at Bin 36!

Also, I wanted to show the quality of the camera on my new Samsung Galaxy III. Considering the fact that the room was not well-lit, I think they turned out great for a cell phone camera.

Heirloom Cherry Tomato Salad w/ Watermelon, Persian Feta Cheese, Basil Pistou


Grilled Swan Creek Flat Iron Steak w/ Sauteed Spinach, Mashed Potatoes Roquefort Butter


Chocolate Mousse Bombe w/ Dried Cherries & Almonds, Apricot Sauce, Amaretto Ice Cream


(Disclosure: I am participating in the Verizon Wireless Midwest Savvy Moms program and have been
provided with a wireless device and six months of service in exchange for my honest opinions about the

Love With Food Review & Giveaway- 5 Winners! {Crazy Cupid Love Event}

Welcome to the Crazy Cupid Love Giveaway Hop hosted by Just Married with Coupons & Sweep Tight. This giveaway hop will run from February 1 – 7th. Close to 100 bloggers are participating so make sure to check the linky at the bottom of this post for more giveaways you can enter!

I am giving away Love With Food sampler boxes to FIVE winners! Each box is valued at $14 and features gourmet foods. Mine included items from The Ginger People, Nuts About Granola, Sahale Snacks, Somersault Snacks, Stretch Island Fruit Co, and Mighty Leaf Tea. I really enjoyed the almonds that were glazed with an “orange blossom honey” and tossed with cranberries and toasted sesame seeds. The tea also sounded good- it was chocolate mint truffle flavored.

My favorite things about the Love With Food boxes is that for each box purchased a meal is donated to No Kid Hungry! Love With Food can also be found on Facebook and Twitter.


Visit the Love With Food site and then come back and leave a comment telling me one thing that you learned or like about Love With Food.


For an extra entry, share this giveaway on a social network and leave a comment telling me where you shared this giveaway.

Please note: Items in the boxes change monthly so contents in the box may vary.

Giveaway ends February 7, 2012 at 11:59pm. US Only.

(Disclosure: I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Mom Blog Society. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.)