Category Archive: Recipes

Berry Mojitos

I absolutely love this time of year. Living in New York, we are cooped up for so many months and this winter seemed to be as brutal and never-ending as I can remember.… Continue reading

Rosemary Orange Gin Fizz

  I hope everyone had a great holiday weekend, we had such a great little four day break! We went away to my parents from Friday until last night and just had a… Continue reading

Sea Bass in Cilantro Tapioca Pistou

We made this dish for New Year’s Eve as our big meal and I couldn’t wait to make it again once spring hit and the fava beans, sea bass and artichokes were in… Continue reading

DIY Blueprint Juice Cleanse

After a particularly indulgent weekend away, I needed something to give my system a reboot and get me back on track and so I wanted to try a juice cleanse. I didn’t want… Continue reading

No-Cook Overnight Oatmeal

I saw this on Yahoo a few days ago and thought it was intriguing enough to give it a shot. I liked the idea of it because it’s a no-cook, no-recipe, power-packed breakfast… Continue reading

Potato Skins Mac & Cheese

You may remember this dish from my Superbowl Food & Cocktail roundup and it was the one dish I picked out to make for ourselves for the big game. We love making our own… Continue reading

Beet Creme Brûlée

This is the first recipe that we tried from the Payard Desserts book that I had on my January Favorite Things List! I love classic creme brûlée and so my interest was really piqued… Continue reading

Roasted Squash Flatbreads

Usually towards the end of the week I start coming up with some ideas for the weekend dinners and then what we’re going to have during the week the following week. A couple weeks… Continue reading

Superbowl Food & Cocktail Ideas

Since the big day is less than a week away I wanted to share some fantastic food and cocktail recipe ideas with you! Whether you’re hosting a party or bringing a dish to… Continue reading

Spicy Pork & Kale Soup

As soon as I saw the variation of this on the cover of the new Bon Appetit Magazine, I couldn’t wait to make it! I loved the idea of using pork because it’s inexpensive… Continue reading

Asparagus & Feta Frittata

I’m definitely a breakfast person, I think I get that from my grandmother because we both could eat breakfast for every meal given the choice! One of my favorite things about the weekends is… Continue reading

White Christmas Cosmo

I love cosmopolitans and a few years ago I discovered the “white cosmo” which is really just a cosmo made with white cranberry juice instead of red cranberry juice. I thought that with the… Continue reading

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies

I had first made these a few years ago and forgotten all about them until I was trying to come up with some cookie ideas for a Mexican themed wedding shower {read more about… Continue reading

Mexican Wedding Cake Cookies

A family friend of ours is getting married this coming summer and we are having a shower for her while her and her fiancé are home for the holidays. She has chosen a local… Continue reading

Dog Christmas “Cookies”

We spend a lot of time during the holidays making yummy treats for all of the loved ones in our lives and I think it’s important not to forget some of the most-loved-ones… our… Continue reading

Burnt Caramel Bourbon Ice Cream with Toffee Bits

Yes, this ice cream is every bit as amazing as it sounds. I adapted it from Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream’s recipe and what I love about it is that the base for the ice… Continue reading

Old Fashioned Cocktail

I know many of you are running around doing last minute prep for Thanksgiving {I know I am!} so I thought for today’s post I would share a simple cocktail that I’m sure… Continue reading

Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes

Almost as important as giving you guys lots of inspiration for the actual Thanksgiving Day recipes, is this post for what to do with all the leftovers! Sure we all enjoy the standard… Continue reading

Coconut Macaroons

A couple of weeks ago, I asked my twitter and Facebook followers to pass along their favorite cookie recipes for the holidays and you guys sent some great ones! These are the first up and… Continue reading

Thanksgiving Food & Cocktail Ideas

Sometimes it’s tough finding new and exciting recipes for Thanksgiving since it’s tradition to serve the usual suspects, but I have round up a whole bunch of amazing recipes to add some excitement to your holiday… Continue reading