Archive of ‘Party’ category

Arizona Hot Sauce Expo

November 17, 2016

az hot sauce expo

This was the scene from my hotel room the morning of the second day of the expo. It was after the first day that I attended. So unassuming, but this is where the magic HAPPENS! The Arizona Hot Sauce Expo The park opened at 10am sharp, and we were there close to open. It took […]


Grilled Peaches Paired With Ritual Brewing Company’s Funner IPA

June 23, 2016

Grilled Peach Salad

Grilled peaches are fancied up with honey, walnuts, arugula and chèvre, then paired with a light, yet super hoppy session IPA from Ritual Brewing Co.


Top 15 Recipes of 2015 & Cheers To The New Year!

December 31, 2015

Enchilada Breakfast Pizza

Here we are again, at the cusp of a New Year! Isn’t it so exciting? I love the idea of a fresh start after the decadence of the holidays & tired routines we’ve gotten into. Now is the time to shake things up, and start (or try to start) some new routines and habits. I’m […]


Feed Your Brain Rock Star! Christmas Cookies Round-Up Edition

December 18, 2015

Natalie Photographing Cookies

Hello there and happy Friday! Apologies for no recipe post this week. Like you, I’ve been busy preparing for Christmas, making cookies, attending holiday parties, and dealing with some scary and disappointing personal stuff, but hey! I’m still here, and still in love with life. I have you guys, and that’s pretty damn amazing. I’m […]


Photo Friday – 8.21.2015 – Crobot Rocks the Riverside Municipal Auditorium

August 21, 2015

Brandon Yeagley of Crobot

I listen to Sirius XM Liquid Metal every chance I get, and lately Jose Mangin has been talking up Crobot something fierce. Because their name sounds so much like Probot, the super group whose members include the one and only Dave Grohl, there has been cause for much confusion. They couldn’t be more different, though, […]