Recipes

The Best of Thanksgiving // Appetizers

Get ready for a great collection of Thanksgiving appetizers – these are sure to get the party started! From dips to skewers to canapes, these recipes will have your guests begging for more! Baked Goat Cheese Cigars with Honey and Thyme via Drizzle and Dip Just in case anyone isn’t keeping track, there are just nine days until Thanksgiving!  Single digits, people!  Can hear my excitement in the incessant exclamation points?!  Aaron and I have texts on a daily basis counting down the days until we get a little break together. …

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Cocktail Hour // Aged Rum Old Fashioned

There are a lot of things we can thank Don Draper for: the resurgence of the skinny tie, license to drink well before 5pm, and the revival of classic cocktails like The Old-Fashioned.  In the day of the bacon-infused, syrup-filled, boozy concoction, there’s something very chic about ordering up a subtle-twist on a timeless classic.  The guys from the Cocktail Academy are walking us through how to make this Aged Rum Old Fashioned… What You’ll Need: (makes 1 drink) 2oz Aged Rum 1 Brown Sugar Cube Barspoon of Crème de Cacao …

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Cocktail Hour // Gin Gin Mule

You can shake your finger at the big box stores and their Christmas trees and try to deny it all you want, but the holiday season is officially upon us.  Over the next two months we’ll all enjoy a few too many sinful appetizers and imbibe in one too many perfectly shaken up cocktails, so let’s just embrace it, shall we?  January will come soon enough and we can all hop on the newest juice cleanse and pledge our allegiance to healthy living.  In the meantime, allow me to introduce my current favorite cocktail of the season: …

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Snickerdoodle Latte Recipe

Fall has finally reached us here in Southern California and it is divine!  We field tripped to the pumpkin patch this weekend and took the obligatory photo of Parker in full Halloween attire. While these pumpkin muffins were in the oven yesterday morning, the smell of cinnamon and sugar permeated the house and the next you know I was whipping up these snickerdoodle lattes.  I’m fully aware that the pumpkin spice latte is king this time of year, but, dare I say, I prefer this sweet cinnamon number to the psl.  It’s super simple …

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