I have been in the land of craft beer lately! About a year ago, I tried Stone Brewing Co.’s Vertical Epic 11.11.11, and was thrust into a beautiful love affair. I had been drinking craft beer before this, but at this moment, the love of craft beer blossomed into an obsession. This beer had the…
Spicy Turkey Soup Florentine with Cream Cheese
Cold, rainy weather always manifests a craving for warm, hearty meals with good reason! It always seems to warm the bones, and comfort us. It was such a day yesterday, and while I was out and about, I couldn’t get this soup out of my brain! It’s hearty, yet still on the lighter side, and…
Double Decker Torte – The Ultimate Christmas Cookie
Every holiday since I can remember, my Mom has made my Aunt’s Famous Double Decker Torte Christmas goodie. I don’t remember the first time we had it, but I remember going bonkers over it.
Fall Harvest Salad with Balsamic Maple Vinaigrette
I went to a birthday party this past weekend of a dear friend who turned 40! Normally when the hubby and I go to a gathering, we’re safe within our circle of friends. This time, however, the only person we knew was the birthday boy!
This Thanksgiving, my husband and I decided to go turkey-less. So many turkeys get killed for this one day, that we decided to cut them a little slack this year, and go with all the awesome sides. Personally, I’m all about the sides anyway. Forget the turkey! I mean, you have the stuffing(dressing), my mom…