Over Memorial Day weekend, we went up to the mountains for a little R&R&R (Rest, Relaxation and car Restoration). My fiancé and his dad are working on restoring one of his classic BMW’s up at their place in North Carolina, which meant we got to stop by my favorite farm stand on the way home.
I was going to say that summer is the season of pie but then it just hit me that pie really doesn’t have a season and it’s perfect all year round. However, there are some pies more suited to summer like my absolute favorite, blueberry pie and we’ve made it an even more approachable summer
We can’t wait to get outdoors and celebrate Memorial Day Weekend. The weather has been great and the humidity hasn’t settled in, so we know we need to take our celebration to the park where we can kick back, relax, people and puppy watch and enjoy some tasty bites throughout the afternoon. We’re sharing some
One of my favorite ways to enhance a classic margarita is by adding a bit of fruit juice. If I’m not sipping on the perfect pitcher margarita, I’m probably adding some grapefruit simple syrup or pineapple simple syrup to the mix. Enter these simple syrup fruit juices I whipped up to enhance your Cinco de
Is there anything more tragic than a poorly made margarita? Growing up in the 90’s, it was the time of processed and packaged everything, case and point, the sour mouth puckering margarita mix that claimed all you had to do was just add tequila for the perfect margarita. But it was wrong, so wrong. The
Remember the good ol’ days when you and your best friends would get a giant box of frozen taquitos from the grocery store and pound through them while watching some scary movie marathon during the summer? This is the adult version of that and instead of scary movies, we’ve moved onto margarita bars and 10
Is a Mexican style meal complete without the addition of Mexican Street Corn? I don’t think it could be. One of my favorite Tex-Mex inspired restaurants in Atlanta, Bar Taco, has what I thought was the best Mexican street corn until this recipe came to fruition. Now don’t get me wrong, I love when someone
This dip turned out beautiful, but she’s more than just a pretty face, er, spread. When we sat down to have a hacienda themed happy hour, I knew it was finally time to use those cans of black beans I’ve had in my pantry for the last four years and started searching for the right
Let’s talk about how delicious peach everything is. I have long loved putting peaches in my recipes ( it basically comes with the territory of living in Atlanta your entire life), but the worst time of the year is when it’s not quite peach season but you’ve run out of your frozen peach stash from
I will be the first one to admit, I hate when people include cantaloupe in a fruit salad because it overpowers everything in the salad and every other fruit starts tasting like cantaloupe. I do however like cantaloupe on its own. I especially love mixing it with fresh mozzarella and nutty prosciutto.