May 2013

Top 10 Favorite Beers

May 31, 2013

At last, the long-awaited favorite beers post! You probably didn’t even know it was coming, but I’ve been putting this post together in my head and on paper for months. Some of the categories needed some research, so we had to do a little taste testing before choosing favorites. The following beers win best of […]

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2013 Garden Update 1

May 30, 2013

Even though these posts are appearing closely the garden has been growing about six weeks now!  The sun is high, enthusiasm is high, and the tomato plants are especially high! It makes me drool when I look at this cluster of flowers and buds on this Sweet 100 plant. I hear this tomato is especially […]

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Nutrition For Your Skin

May 28, 2013

Today I bring you a post about a skincare line called Wholistic. Founder Elena is a Registered Consulting Pharmacist, Board Certified in Anti-Aging and Functional Medicine and the mother of 4 children. She created the brand with luxury and purity in mind. Elena sent me the above set to test out, and I’ve been using […]

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Memorial Day Weekend

May 27, 2013

Fridays After Five with kidney bean salads never made it onto the camera! Saturday morning overnight oats Saturday at the city market! A cheesy No Bull Burger for lunch. Kombucha to drink. Extra long walk home. Afternoon brews Beer buying for our upcoming beach/wedding trip. Craft brew in cans! We bumped into Isaac (the other […]

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Lately: The Strawberry Edition

May 25, 2013

Lots of eggs. Lots of salads. Lots of standing and crawling!   Breakfasts Egg, strawberries and toast was the theme of the week!! So many strawberries… Oats with s.berries and Wild Friends chocolate coconut butter Cheerios + milk + banana + cinnamon almonds. Cruuuunch! Strawberry Banana Dough Boy Smoothie topped with buckwheat and coconut butter […]

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New Products To Love

May 24, 2013

1) Nick the Peanut Butter Boy sent me a jar of his very own branded peanut butter!! I imagine this is like me designing my own brand of oatmeal mix – man would that be fun! Nick is a peanut butter expert and it shows in his product – it’s earthy, nutty and a tiny […]

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Chardonnay Curry Poached Cod with Fennel and Red Pepper

May 23, 2013

A few months ago I had the chance to develop three recipes using The Naked Grape wines. Malbec went first, and here is Chardonnay. When you think white wine, you think fish. Light and refreshing dishes that go hand-in-hand with a cool glass of Chardonnay. This dish takes on a bold spice, curry, but delicately […]

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