Category Beverages

Banana Cupcake Shake {vegan}

This weekend, one of my brothers was visiting, and I was making sugar cookies (his favorite). He sat in the bar chair on the other side of the kitchen island, and I was barely visible through a cloud of flour and sugar that made the air around me taste sweet. In that almost loud silence […]

Pimm’s Cup Slushies (and a romantic weekend almost gone wrong)

This is a love story. A real one. Not the kind about radishes or kale or olive oil (although I think I could write those too). This is the story of a very dorky girl and a very nervous boy who managed – against all odds! – to end up together in Waco, TX, slinging […]

Simple Homemade Almond Milk (Vegan, GF)

So, here’s something I feel like I should share: when writing blog posts, it’s easy for me to tell flat out lies. It’s not intentional, it’s usually not about something that even matters, and it has more to do with tone and voice than with content. I’m not saying I find it easy to lie […]

Grapefruit Pimm’s Cup

I’m wondering if you’re under the impression that my kitchen is always clean (or any food blogger’s, for that matter). I mean, I try to take photographs that don’t show a lot of background mess–unless I’m showing it on purpose. If I have fooled you into thinking that this spick-and-span setting is my reality, you […]

White Wine Ginger Sangria

Lately I haven’t been that fun to live with. Maybe it’s the residual stress of finishing grad school or my anxiousness about the impending move across the country. Or just the fact that I’m in yet another transitional period. These transition times are always the most exciting in retrospect, but at the time, you sort […]