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Spanish Wine 101 (Video)

Friends!  I thought we’d take a break from food today to talk about one of our other favorite subjects since moving to Spain… Spanish wine. ♡♡♡ As two Kansas kids, this whole living-in-wine-country-thing now has been a bit of a dream come true.  Namely, because Barclay and I both really love wine. ...

Cucumber Caprese Salad (or Pasta Salad!)

This Cucumber Caprese Salad recipe is quick and easy to make with just 5 main ingredients, and delicious on its own or mixed with pasta to make a pasta salad recipe. Quick summer salad — comin’ right up! I’ve been on my annual caprese salad kick lately, ever since...

Mint Mojito Iced Coffee

Trust me — this Mint Mojito Iced Coffee recipe is a game changer. Last week while I was back visiting the States for a work trip to San Francisco, I mentioned on Instagram how thrilled I was to finally be back in the land of good iced coffee, and...

Week in Greece (Santorini and Folegandros)

All of our best travel tips for where to eat, stay and visit in Santorini and Folegandros, Greece. For our very first year as European expats, Barclay and I decided to make the most of our time here and go big by planning one another epic bucket list trips to celebrate our...

Spicy Greek Feta Dip (Tirokafteri)

This 5-Minute Spicy Greek Feta Dip (Tirokafteri) is quick and easy to make and irresistibly delicious.  Feel free to serve it with bread, veggies, or any other favorite dippers. The first morning that we arrived in Santorini, we were admittedly exhausted.  An unexpected mistake by my accountant had kept us up...

Authentic Greek Salad

Everything we learned from our trip to Greece about how to create an authentic, fresh and delicious Greek salad. When Barclay asked what I wanted to do in Greece for my birthday, I had three goals: Soak up pretty views. Read lots of books. Eat as many Greek salads...

One Year

One year. ♡  I feel like my heart is still learning how on earth to take in to this goodness that I now wake up to each day. That he’s here now. That he’s my best friend, my family, my home now. That he’s the one I get to host...

Moscow Mule

Learn how to make a Moscow Mule with this classic 3-ingredient recipe.  Plus, tips on how to purchase Moscow Mule copper mugs and how to customize your drinks. Well, we couldn’t go a week talking all about summer cocktail recipes without giving a nod to the infamous cocktail that...

Negroni

This refreshing, gorgeous, classic negroni recipe is easy to make with four simple ingredients. Our week of summery cocktail recipes continues here on the blog today with the bold, crisp, vibrant drink that always steals the spotlight at a backyard happy hour… …the negroni. I’ve been fan of this classic Italian cocktail for years, in...

3-Ingredient Piña Colada

This 3-ingredient Piña Colada recipe is quick and easy to make, it includes zero added sweeteners, and it’s as refreshing and delicious as ever. If you like piña coladas… 🍹🎼🎉 …but maybe don’t like them knock-your-socks-off-syrupy-and-sweet, then this may just be the perfect piña colada recipe for you. For years, I’ve had...

Mojito

My all-time favorite mojito recipe, naturally sweetened with honey (instead of sugar) and SO fresh and delicious.  Plus, tips for how to make a pitcher of mojitos for a crowd. In honor of swimming pools opening everywhere, backyard grills firing up in full force, and all things warm and...

Za’atar Chicken and Veggie Kabobs

These Za’atar Chicken and Veggie Kabobs are easy to make on the grill or in the oven, and made with the most delicious lemony za’atar seasoning. Happy Memorial Day Weekend, friends! I hope that your holiday weekend ahead will be filled with lots of warm summer sunshine, good friends and family nearby, maybe  something delicious...