Tuesday, May 17, 2022

The Tipsy Texan

Tipsy Texan

This is a perfect summer afternoon cocktail!

I saw this recipe at Kitchen Fun with My Three Sons and had to try it!

Friday, May 13, 2022

Lilac Sugar


Lilacs are blooming now in the Northeast, so it's time to make some Lilac Sugar!  

If you love the scent, you will enjoy this sugar in a cup of tea!

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Italian Dressing for Steak

There are many ways to  dress a steak: tapenade (olives), compound butter (herbal), gremolata (garlic and herbs), mushrooms (caramelized), and so on.

Recently I made an Italian dressing:

Monday, May 9, 2022

A Quick and Easy Charcuterie Bouquet

Charcuterie Bouquet

This is an easy way to create a pretty charcuterie bouquet for an appetizer or happy hour snack for a small gathering:

Sunday, May 8, 2022

Thursday, May 5, 2022

Mint Juleps and the Kentucky Derby

The Kentucky Derby will be held on May 7th this year, always the first Saturday in May!


Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Charcuterie Cups....


Charcuterie is a specific term with origins reaching back to the 15th century, literally translated, it means the "product of a fancy pork butcher".

    Charcuterie Trays and Food Boards have become very popular in the past few years.  They are a perfect way to serve a variety of hors d'eouvres.Here's an easy way to serve individual charcuterie cups for a party:

Sunday, May 1, 2022

DIY Blog Hop - Bathroom

The theme this month is the BATHROOM!  Read on to see what I made for our guest bathroom:

Monday, April 25, 2022

Spring Cocktails

Here are a few cocktails to enjoy this spring:

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

An easy appetizer.....

Tortilla Roll-ups are my "go-to" appetizer when I have little time, or surprise guests.