• Dinner Ideas,  Featured,  Holidays

    Our Favorite Father’s Day Dinner

    We’ve been slowly been upgrading our patio this summer so that we can enjoy more dinners outside, so I used Father’s Day this year as an excuse to stock up on a few fun (and super inexpensive!) outdoor dining accessories and throw my husband a simple dinner party with all of his favorites.     I built the patio table last year form these plans and went for more of a modern look by mixing Glossy Black legs w/a Sunbleached wood top, and grabbed these outdoor chairs from Target (which I can’t say enough good things about!  Those cushions are super thick and they dry super fast).  Over Memorial day…

  • Dinner Ideas,  Food

    Late Fall / Early Spring Recipe Round Up

    I’ve actually collected some really good recipes over the last few months that I’m finally getting to share.  And I’ve been continuing my monthly chocolate baking project so check out the desserts from March, April, and May at the end! Halibut w/Crispy Shallots and Beet/Goat Cheese Salad – and a yummy green tea/lemonade cocktaile Pasta with Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Finally got the hang of my slow-cooker ribs Fried Pork Chops and Peach Sauce And to satisfy your sweet tooth………. March – Double Chocolate Croissant Bread Pudding April – White Chocolate Cake May – Mexican Chocolate Brownie Sundaes