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Impossibly Delicious Fall Recipes

Tis the season for delicious fare and not just the decadent holiday kind either.  I love this time of year when I actually have a chance to cook, there are some how more hours in the day (kidding!) but it seems that way during the week now that the sun is no longer shining bright until 8 PM, there are fewer happy hours, events, things to do and I don’t mind being inside when it’s ...

Dishing it up: Healthy Holiday Entertaining Recipes

The holidays are officially among us, I ventured up 5th Avenue this weekend to do a little shopping and sure enough, the windows are being prepped for the reveals, the Rockefeller Christmas tree has been delivered and is officially in the process of being decorated, Christmas music is playing at Saks and Tiffany’s has giant snowflakes spanning the facade of their flagship location. With all of the hustle and bustle of the holidays comes the ...

Vacation Chronicles: Napa, California

I’m finally sharing a few snaps from my trip to Napa a few weeks ago {Better late than never, right??}  This part of the country is just breathtakingly beautiful. Napa always welcomes me with pristine weather, the nicest people and each time I’ve gone it has been  one of the most relaxing vacations ever. I’ve been fortunate enough to have visited Napa a few times in recent years and each time I manage to find ...

Menu Inspiration: Cinco de Mayo Feast!

This coming Monday is not just any Margarita Monday, it's Cinco de Mayo Monday! As a Texas girl, I believe (as do so many others) that tequila flows through our veins, it's practically water to most. Well, maybe that's extreme but I am quite the fan of Cinco de Mayo and any other day where it's acceptable to indulge a bit in chips, quac, ritas and queso. I'll be doing a little early celebrating this ...

Last Minute Inspiration: Easter Sunday Brunch Menu

With Easter quickly hopping onto this scene this weekend, I felt that it was only the nice thing to do for all of you last minute planners (myself included!) that I share a pretty inspirational round up of things to whip up this Sunday … From cocktails to sweet treats, it’s all here! So hop to it friends, start delegating who is bring what to your Easter brunch. Don’t see something that you fancy? Then ...

Must Make: Spinach, Artichoke + Bacon Stuffed Soft Pretzels

I came across these beer battered stuffed pretzels over the holidays when I was in search of the perfect menu compilation for Sunday football, which is taken quite seriously in my household. Sidenote - My grandmother has not missed a Cowboy’s game in probably 30 years. The menu was already a solid mix of dips, queso, flatbreads and wings, but I needed a little something more substantial.  Enter these delectable and surprisingly easy to make ...