Category Archive: Recipes

Honey Bear Cocktail

This delicious cocktail combines the flavors of fall with orange, honey, sage, bourbon + cider!

Stuffed Pepper Dip

I wanted to get you all a great tailgating recipe as we headed in to a weekend of good NFL + College Football match ups! There is a restaurant called The Liberty Hound… Continue reading

Lemon Chicken + Orzo Soup

I had a much needed day off yesterday and I couldn’t wait to start decorating the house for fall. I went and got the mums for our front porch + hung the corn… Continue reading

Pumpkin + Greek Yogurt Parfaits

Most mornings I eat breakfast at home before I leave for work but lately I’ve been pulled in 100 different directions so I’ve been craving all the extra sleep I can get. I… Continue reading

Apple, Cranberry + Currant Bread Pudding

I hate to admit that up until last weekend, I had only ever tried a bite or two of bread pudding in my whole life. Not for any particular reason – I like… Continue reading

Squash, Quinoa + Kale Stew

It is no secret that I love fall. It’s not that I wish summer away because I know that with fall, winter comes all too quickly. I just love everything about the season… Continue reading

Chia Pudding

Back when I was just working from home, I would make huge breakfasts every day because it was also my lunch. Now that we’re up at 6:30 every morning, we have started making… Continue reading

Fresh Juice Sangria

I was recently approached by Williams-Sonoma about teaming up with them to spread the word about the wonders of juicing. You guys know I love our juicer, you can read a little bit… Continue reading

Greek Quinoa Salad with Garlic Shrimp

I feel like between our work schedule, traveling for the holiday weekends and all the other craziness that summer brings, we have been doing so little cooking lately! Once we got back from… Continue reading

DIY Chipotle Corn Salsa & Vinaigrette

As I mentioned in my latest favorite things post, I have discovered Chipotle and cannot get enough,  I think their salads are the best thing ever. I get mine with lettuce, chicken, sautéed… Continue reading

Peach Banana Smoothie Popsicles

  Summer is in full swing and I find myself craving something cool and refreshing each night after dinner for dessert. Pre-packaged “healthy” treats are hard to come by (and more expensive) so… Continue reading

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