Fresh Watermelon Martinis

Want to know something weird? I didn’t like watermelon until a couple of years ago. I liked watermelon flavored Jolly Ranchers as a child but the real deal? I couldn’t be convinced to take more than one bite. The fact that our tastes change as we age just proves the point that you should always… Continue reading Fresh Watermelon Martinis

Skinny White Russian

And I’m not talking about Mikhail Baryshnikov! I like to say that I invented this recipe, but there is no way that’s the case. It all began with a bottle of Kahlua I bought for a boozy chocolate trifle (click for recipe). After I used it for the trifle, this bottle of Kahlua sat there, untouched… Continue reading Skinny White Russian

Stop and Smell the Soup

The past week was a complete whirlwind!  I was given the amazing opportunity to attend two splendid Charlotte Fashion Week events, kept up with my weekly ballet, tap and jazz classes, went to a beautiful out of state wedding, all in addition to my full-time job…it’s been a BOOM BOOM POW kind of week.  As my… Continue reading Stop and Smell the Soup