My husband came home from the grocery store with a bucket load of strawberries. I have been using them in my smoothies, desserts, salads and my cocktails. Strawberry season is right around the corner if Mother Nature ever decides to allow spring to stay around longer than a few days. I usually have baby green […]
It’s spring time and this citrusy, bubbly Mandarin Vodka Spritzer is a perfect way to celebrate the season. I am in love with little Mandarins in the store and they are so juicy that I thought they would be great in a cocktail. When I was writing this recipe I originally had it as a […]
The first day of spring has come and gone, but I am desperately hoping like most of us that Spring has Sprung and the cold weather has left us. The crocus blooms fill my backyard and my honey bees are buzzing around them collecting nectar and pollen to fill their coffers for the upcoming season. […]
Last week we went to South Beach for a week and we had the pleasure of eating at a restaurant called Yardbird. There theme is homestyle southern and there specialty is fried chicken, waffles and watermelon and don’t let me forget their buttermilk biscuits, which are to DIE for. They also do a lot of […]
This Chocolate Coconut Banana Superfood Smoothie is super simple to pull together, with limited ingredients but packs a huge nutritional punch (see last photo). Muscles need protein for recovery and growth, and the best time to deliver protein appears to be right after exercise. Providing high-quality protein after exercise gives your muscles the fuel and […]
Today is National Margarita Day. There is even a National Margarita Day Facebook page and blog. National Margarita Day was started to celebrate the margarita, plain and simple. Friendship, good times and memories of somewhere warmer are all great reasons to enjoy a margarita. No one is sure who invented the original Margarita, but boy […]
Hi, I am Amy, and I am a confessed Food Lover, Garden Addict and Photo Junkie!
During the day you can find me in my garden or kitchen, and most likely my camera won’t be far. When I am not at home I like to head to the gym, or stretch out at hot yoga. I didn’t really start cooking and baking until I got married and I needed to feed my family!