Posted in December 2012

Winter White Sangria

Winter White Sangria

A holiday get-together isn’t complete without a good cocktail. I’m not a huge fan of liquors, so if I get to choose, I usually opt for a sangria of some sort. I love wine or champagne, and they’re so easy to make festive with whatever is currently in season. This Winter White sangria could quite … Continue reading

Cremini-Pesto Pizza

Cremini-Pesto Pizza

When in doubt, make pizza. I’m pretty sure that’s my #1 motto. And believe me, it nevvver fails. Max and I were feeling a tasty treat to go with beer over the holidays, and a cremini pizza with pesto, ricotta cheese, and an extra thin crust was just the ticket. We usually buy Boboli crust, … Continue reading

Holiday Recap

Happy Holidays!! I hope everyone had a fabulous break and got everything they asked for. Max and I had a great couple days with family, and we have even more to come this weekend! We even got snow at the end of last week to make the holidays extra festive (and cold). This was the … Continue reading

DIY: Burlap Stockings

DIY: Burlap Stockings

There’s just something about burlap that I love. It has that perfect rustic feel and it truly goes with everything. My friend Jessie can make just about anything, from barn-wood tables to reupholstered chairs, so when I told her I wanted to make burlap stockings, it was a simple task. We went and picked out … Continue reading

The Ultimate BLT

The Ultimate BLT

My love for BLTs doesn’t (nor will it ever) get old. And when it comes to BLTs, I’m not afraid to stray from the original. I’ve had my fair share of salmon BLTs and other variations, but this recipe might be my new favorite twist. Take your classic BLT, add fried tomatoes, slather with pesto … Continue reading

Chocolate-Chip Cake Cookies

Chocolate-Chip Cake Cookies

I’ve been bad lately…bad at blogging, that is. It’s been a few weeks, and for that I am sorry…but I’m not sorry for all of the fun things I’ve been doing! The holidays crept up on me, and with that came Christmas shopping, Christmas parties, more shopping, and lotsss of eating out. And although I’ve … Continue reading

Tarragon Deviled Eggs

Tarragon Deviled Eggs

I love Mad Men. More specifically, I love Jon Hamm playing Don Draper in Mad Men, but in the grand scheme of things, I love all things Mad Men. Luckily, I do not stand alone in this appreciation for Mad Men … many of my friends share the same feeling. And so, a Mad Men … Continue reading