The Citrus Shore

Is what I’m naming this cocktail – now if only I could come up with a great name for the podcast I still haven’t started. Welcome back and get ready cause if you’ve got a love for gin like I do, I’ve got a simple, albeit quirky?, cocktail for ya. Grab your shaker and the…

Le Crepe

I started today off being woken up twice by phone calls. The second was my friend Kristen, who told me she was in the area and she’d like to hang out sometime today. So I hopped out of bed, and we went on a mini adventure to downtown Royal Oak. We both brought out cameras…

Post-Workout Pumpkin Smoothie

Speaking of pumpkins, aside from eating them plainly after being baked, you can obviously use them in various recipes. I’ve been¬†incorporating pumpkin into my post-workout smoothies and I’m loving it. It gives them a silky texture and brilliant color. Below is this morning’s pumpkin smoothie with banana, strawberries, oatmeal, honey, milk, and water. Boom! (Picture…

Plum Dumplings & Other Kitchen Adventures

First thing’s first: my feet hurt like you wouldn’t believe. I’ve been standing and walking all day long in non-supportive flip flops while cooking. My back’s also killing me a bit – signs of getting old?? Anyway, my parents have been down in Atlanta this weekend at a wedding, and this is the first time…

Blueberry Banana Breakfast Smoothie

Ya’ll know how much I love smoothies, right? This is a super easy one I made a couple weeks ago that I dubbed the “Blueberry Banana Breakfast Smoothie” and it’ll do you good. Also, look at that color! What’s more enticing than NATURALLY vibrant colored food? Blueberry Banana Breakfast Smoothie 1 banana 1 handful of…