Classic Mint Julep

I’ve long enjoyed watching the triple crown races every year, a tradition started with my Pap years ago. We would get a list of all the contenders, then assign each family member a horse and wait excitedly to see who won! Soon our interest turned into full on Derby day parties, with foods like Bourbon…

Southern Style Sweet Tea

It was brought to my attention recently that it is near impossible to find (good) sweet tea as far north as Pennsylvania. So I took it upon myself to prove that this sugary brew is not reserved only for those south of the Mason-Dixon line. And here it is, from a Pennsylvania girl herself, authentical…

Noel Spritzer

Here’s a wine spritzer that couldn’t possible be any more festive! Cranberry and Apple flavors garnished with a sprig of fresh mint… so delicious! The perfect refreshment for holiday get-togethers!  Noel Spritzer Serves: 4 cups 1 c. cran apple juice 1 c. sparkling water 2 c. dry white wine apple slices, for garnish fresh mint…

Caramel Apple Sangria

If you haven’t noticed yet, two things I really love are fall and cocktails, and my Caramel Apple Sangria is the perfect combination! I concocted this recipe myself for a work party a week or two ago and it was a big hit! They were taking it home in travel coffee mugs! Shared a jar or two…

Belmont Punch

Well it’s finally here… Belmont Stakes day! And what a gorgeous Saturday for a horse race! Although the Kentucky Derby has all the prestige and traditions, IMO the Belmont is the most exciting! That’s where triple crown winners are made after all! 🏆 I still can’t believe I actually got to witness a triple crown…

Farmstand Breakfast Smoothie

If you follow my Instagram, you know that I braved the rain ☔️ the other day in the interest of getting some farm fresh local produce, so I had to make sure and put it to good use… I got these gorgeous ripe strawberries- so sweet and delicious! I just love strawberry season. 🤗🍓 I…