I’m a big craft beer fan. Each brewery has its own take on each different type of beer and I like to try most of them (sorry, not a big pale ale or IPA fan). I didn’t know this brewery existed until last week. In preparation for heading down to Galveston I wanted to find… Continue reading Weekend Wanderings: Galveston Island Brewing
One of the things out of my TexSelect Farm Grab Box was fresh marjoram. I had no idea what to do with fresh marjoram so of course I went to my handy cookbook and found a variation of the recipe below. This salad is nice and light and perfect for two people for an easy… Continue reading Foodie Friday: Corn Salad with Marjoram Dressing
St. Patrick’s Day was not wild and crazy for my boyfriend and me but there was good beer. We headed to Denton and enjoyed a beer on the square. The is a new brewing company in the area called Rabbit Hole Brewing and we taste tested the Rapture Fusion Brown Ale. The beer is definitely… Continue reading Weekend Wanderings: St. Patrick’s Day and Recycled Books
I went to college in the Texas panhandle. The Amarillo area has a bit of interesting art work around it. I find these pieces of art to be intriguing and they add a bit of color to the area. Tex Randall - Canyon, TX Tex Randall stands overlooking highway 60. He was built in 1959… Continue reading Weekend Wanderings: Amarillo, TX Roadside Attractions
I love a good beer and enjoy trying out new ones. If you remember by ranting love of the craft beer I found in Alaska, you know dark beers are my go to. When I get the opportunity, which is not as often as I would like, I make my way to a local brewery.… Continue reading Weekend Wanderings: Wild Acre Brewing Company
Hello readers! I have been quiet since New Years as I get back into the swing of things after the holidays. I've decided to share my holidays with you. Happy reading and happy New Year! The holidays are a busy time of year with travel and food preparation and decorating, not to mention shopping for… Continue reading Weekend Wanderings: Home for the Holidays: Part I: Texas
Christmas food tends to be heavy. Check out this lighter, fresh recipe! This recipe was not inspired by a specific trip but it is one that my boyfriend and I love. As most people I think that tacos are amazing. These were actually inspired by a vegan coworker of mine. Yes, it is true: this… Continue reading Foodie Friday: Tex-Mex Inspired: Quinoa Black Bean Tacos
My first experiment baking with matcha. Click in to read more!
The Texas Renaissance Festival near Houston is an adventure for sure!
Our adventure in the Land of Oz at the Dallas Arboretum.