This recipe is my ode to February, the month of Heart Health and Valentine’s Day.
While living in San Francisco, my Valentine’s Day tradition consisted of pillow fight flash mobs, beer, and action movies. There was nothing romantic about it.. and I liked it. Then I moved to Austin which meant no more beating up [...]
If ever there were an appropriate post-yardwork cocktail, this would be it. Four ingredients make up a simple and refreshing drink that’s still strong enough to make any day better.
The original cocktail is the genius creation of Adam Bryan, a mixologist in the ATX whom I used to bug whenever I had a [...]
This post is coming to you from my desk at work on my lunch break. Wow. You know time has gotten away from you when the only chance you have to complete a post is during a very brief lunch hour. At least the food is good! (leftover Thai food, yum.)
Regardless, it’s a new year and [...]
Salads in the Winter require a bit more thought than their Summer counterparts. They require more ‘oomph’ to satisfy as a meal, but are all the more appreciated in my house amidst indulgent holiday dinners (and cookies). This is my Winter Salad ‘go to’ base recipe. The roasted squash warms and satisfies while the quinoa [...]
This post comes to you from the couch in my new living room, curled up next to an electric fireplace that they used to stage the home, with a large mug of bourbon spiked apple cider. I love this house. And normally I would love the rain that’s pitter pattering against the windows. But not [...]