fall favs: afternoon tea

we’re celebrating fall seasonal produce with our own variation of afternoon tea.  here’s our menu, what do you think? soup & sandwiches butternut squash soup via my baking addiction turkey & apple goat cheese tea sandwich via kitchen aid wild mushrooms on brioche crostini via kitchen culinaire scones gluten free pumpkin scones via laura fuentes traditional … More fall favs: afternoon tea

fall favs: weekend brunch

it’s time for a seasonal fall brunch, who’s in?  😉  here’s a weekend brunch menu celebrating the best of seasonal produce and our personal FallFavs.  what do you think?  starters bowl of fresh apples and pears apple pecan arugula salad via minimalist baker savor creamy cheesy scrambled eggs via jessica in the kitchen polenta rounds w/wilted spinach … More fall favs: weekend brunch

le déjeuner

it’s a le déjeuner menu that’s perfect for those of us who enjoy the best of french eats.  what’s your favorite?  bon appetit. 😉 savor french cheese platter via pretty mayhem michel roux croque monsier via the good life france green bean nicoise salad via epicurious (note: vegetarian) sweet raspberry macarons via food & wine apple tarte … More le déjeuner

it’s all greek to me.

celebrate the tastes of Greece with this menu (and they all just happen to be meatless).  enjoy! savor greek salad via yummy healthy easy dolmades via fine dining lovers vegan gyro (with homemade seitan) & tzatziki sauce via delightful-delicious-delovely sweet vegan baklava via the minimalist vegan + homemade 4-ingredient greek fro yo via cooking light  sidekicks hummus … More it’s all greek to me.

tree trimming party

after I got engaged to my now husband years ago (nope, not saying how long ago haha) one of the first social events we held was a Christmas tree trimming party, where we asked guests to come over and bring us an ornament to help decorate our tree.  and I honestly don’t remember what we served, … More tree trimming party

destination: portugal

my husband and I traveled to Portugal last year, we spent time in lisbon, algarve, and evora…all places that I would highly recommend that you seek and find. 🙂 It is a wonderful country and I found the food, the people, the architecture, the surroundings (basically everything), absolutely amazing.  it’s a trip I would definitely … More destination: portugal