Food + Drink

Super Easy Ramen for Work

May 29

One of my favorite “meals” has always been Ramen noodles. It’s different from Cup O’Noodles. Plus, haven’t you ever eaten an instant soup and still been hungry afterward? In fact any frozen or “instant” meal I took to work were never quite fulfilling, unless it was leftovers of a home-cooked meal. With my recent mason […]

Stir It Up :: Fun Flirty Sparkly Sangria Cocktail

May 20

Now this is a super fun and glam drink for Memorial Day weekend. It’s the Fun Flirty sparkly Sangria Cocktail by Sociologie Wine. Memorial Day Weekend holds a very, very special place in my heart because on the Friday before Memorial Day weekend in 2010, I “officially” met my husband at a wedding I was […]

Stir It Up :: Champagne Cocktail

Dec 18

Celebrate the holidays with some bubbly! Super easy and very elegant way to ring in the new year. Who doesn’t love champagne? You’re going to serve it anyway, so just pick a few more ingredients, and I promise people with flag you as the hippest hostess around. Stir It Up :: Champagne Cocktail Author: Martha […]

Stir It Up :: Champagne Cocktail

Dec 18

Celebrate the holidays with some bubbly! Super easy and very elegant way to ring in the new year. Who doesn’t love champagne? You’re going to serve it anyway, so just pick a few more ingredients, and I promise people with flag you as the hippest hostess around. Stir It Up :: Champagne Cocktail Author: Martha […]

Stir It Up :: Jewel Mine

Dec 11

Back to holiday-inspired drink recipes… Jewel mine. Who doesn’t love jewelry as gifts around the holidays? I am opting for more practical gifts this year since I already have my share of bling (I told you, my husband rocks!). I’ll get my fix with this drink. Stir It Up :: Jewel Mine Author: CookingDistrict.com Prep […]

Stir It Up :: Stepping Razor Blade

Dec 4

Sounds a bit scary for a drink, right? Yes, but it’s a yummy one with a kick! It’s pretty too! Stir It Up :: Stepping Razor Blade Author: Richard Boccato via Fine Dining Lovers Prep time: 5 mins Total time: 5 mins Serves: 1 Ingredients 15 ml of homemade Orgeat 60 ml of Jamaican rum 23 […]

Stir It Up :: Gin Genie

Nov 27

It’s almost December. That means holiday season. That means shopping. That means gifts. That means wishlists. My wedding anniversary is 12/21. My birthday is 12/24. Throw Christmas in there, and I have three different occasions to celebrate within four days of each other. I know, not such good planning on my part, but I’m lucky […]

Stir It Up :: Creole Crusta

Nov 20

A creole crusta. Doesn’t it sound fun, festive and full of flavor? I really should have saved this for a day closer to Mardi Gras, but I couldn’t wait. Looks spicy! Stir It Up :: Creole Crusta Author: Creole Crusta Prep time: 1 min Cook time: 2 mins Total time: 3 mins Serves: 1 Ingredients […]

Stir It Up :: Sidecar

Nov 13

This is a classic cocktail, ladies (+ gents!), that I think is super classy. It’s a tasty drink that’s not girly. Come on! It’s got cognac! I think it would be the perfect signature cocktail for a party where someone is a big car or motorcycle fan. Stir It Up :: Sidecar Author: Esquire Prep […]

Stir It Up :: Sidecar

Nov 13

This is a classic cocktail, ladies (+ gents!), that I think is super classy. It’s a tasty drink that’s not girly. Come on! It’s got cognac! I think it would be the perfect signature cocktail for a party where someone is a big car or motorcycle fan. Stir It Up :: Sidecar Author: Esquire Prep […]