Magic Coffee – Dalgona coffee

The last two weeks of my quarantine have been filled with delicious food since I am cooking every day and I have also been incredibly caffeinated, thanks to this newly discovered coffee inspired by South Korean candy of the same name. One of my colleagues at work shared a photo of this coffee with me…

Deadly Lemon Bandito

In between packing for a short trip to San Francisco and watching the Hawks play Cincinnati I felt the urge to share this very eclectic Cocktail recipe I got from one of my colleagues and experimented with last night. I am not a big Tequila fan but one of my friends left a bottle  of…

Christmas Cocktail

Its Friday afternoon and I have started Happy Hour without my better half – experimenting with a cocktail in anticipation of the soon to be asked question: What drink could I serve during the holidays? With champagne and vodka being my two go-to drinks, I thought why not combine those and infuse some Christmas flavor…

Got Grapes? Most delicious home made grape juice

Summer is coming to an end in the Pacific Northwest and pretty much the last garden fruit in my garden to harvest are grapes. It was a total surprise for me this year to see that the grape vine we planted 2 or 3 years ago actually produced grapes and not just a few but an entire basket…

Strawberry Banana Smoothie – for grown ups!

I know I know ..Strawberry Banana Smoothie – BIG deal! Well its not just any Strawberry Banana Smoothie, its the “let your phantasy run wild throw everything into one blender and then spike it with your favorite liquor- Smoothie”! This smoothie is noteworthy for 4 reasons: The healthy part: I used up my old and ugly…

Lavender Vodka Cocktail

Last week my husband and I visited a darling little town an hour north of Seattle called La Conner. The little downtown is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and its most notable resident is author Tom Robbins. In April the town is overrun by Seattleites as well as out of towners who take part in the annual…