Dark Cherry Vanilla Smoothie

Dark Cherry Vanilla Smoothie

I love cherries. I could polish off a whole bag while I watch my boys play Slither.io. Cherry season is upon us, and it’s a short season at that, so take advantage. I’m digging the moodiness of this dark cherry vanilla smoothie – it goes well with Monday. Enjoy! Makes 1 8-10 oz. Dark Cherry Vanilla Smoothie. Ingredients: 8 ounces almond/coconut milk blend 1-1½ cups frozen cherries* ½ frozen banana 1-2 … Continue reading Dark Cherry Vanilla Smoothie

Tennessee Williams

Small Steps

When horrific events occur like what happened this past Sunday in Orlando, I’ve found it really difficult in the aftermath to get back in step with the normal groove of life. I’ve been feeling rather raw, emotionally raw, with my old friend anxiety lurking in the corners of my head and lodged in my solar plexus. Deep thoughts coupled with deep emotions seem to create an emotional … Continue reading Small Steps

Hello weekend! Memorial Day Food Edition

Summertime and the eatin’ is easy. Whether you’re hitting the beach or lounging by the backyard pool, here are some foodie photos and local culinary links to make your Memorial Day feast a festive one. I’d love to know, what are you cookin’ this weekend? Have a relaxing holiday weekend…and don’t forget to wear your sunscreen!:) Continue reading Hello weekend! Memorial Day Food Edition

Clementine's Naughty and Nice Ice Cream

Clementine’s Creamery and Revive Thrift Shop

On a quaint corner in historic Lafayette Square sits Clementine’s Naughty and Nice Creamery, a charming, micro-creamery that has taken dessert to a whole new level. First, the ice cream comes in two categories: Naughty (alcohol-infused) and Nice (Non-alcohol), each handcrafted in small batches using only the finest 100% all natural ingredients. Second, with decadent flavor combinations such as Strawberry with Balsamic and White Pepper, Maple Bourbon with Salted Candied Pecans, … Continue reading Clementine’s Creamery and Revive Thrift Shop