Drink

Prickly Pear Margarita

Prickly Pear Margarita

In celebration of National Margarita Day, I am sharing a recipe for an amazing Pricky Pear Margarita. Now fresh pears can be tough to turn into a cocktail because of the amount of seeds it contains. So, to make it easy on your self, try using this great Prickly Pear Syrup you can buy on Amazon.

Lifestyle

What happened to Marcela Valladolid on The Kitchen?

In a post from October 18, 2017, Marcela, sharing little about what really happened, states, “The precise details are unnecessary and, in the words of Ms. Sunny Anderson, nunya business, but there are two things that are very important here, in this departure….” For weeks after her departure there were no real leads on what

Drink

Arguero Cocktail From The Saint

Arguero

This has to be one of my favorite cocktails! I first tried this at The Saint Tequila Bar here in Seattle. This is a very refreshing cocktail thanks to the Ginger Beer. 3 oz. Silver or Reposado Tequila 3 Cucumber Slices 1 Serrano Pepper 1 Lime Splash of Ginger Beer In a cocktail shaker, combine

Food

Zucchini Lasagna Recipe

I finally tried this zucchini lasagna recipe the other day and was amazed at how great it turned out. I didn’t even miss the noodles. I only used about half of the Italian sausage I cooked and saved the rest for other recipes. I also used the same pan and the grease to quickly fry

Food

Cauliflower and Cheese Recipe

Cauliflower Mac and Cheese

This recipe comes from the Pioneer Woman Ree Drummond. I happened to see this on Food Network about the time I started experimenting with Keto Diet recipes. This vegetable based meal fit right it and was amazing. I added some extra diced red peppers to give it an extra kick! Kosher salt and freshly ground

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Winter Hibiscus Margarita

Hibiscus Margarita

This recipe came from one of my favorite foodie websites Food52. I also happen to love Cazadores Reposado, so I had to share the recipe. Now if you are looking to keep sugar on the low side, you can replace the sugar with this amazing sugar substitute Erythritol. It’s a naturally occurring sugar alcohol derived from corn

Lifestyle

Enjoy Your Bendy Straws Before They Are Illegal!

This year, cities across the country will be putting bans in place to make plastic straws illegal. In Seattle, this law not only bans straws, but other plastic utensils as well. The ban aside, about 200 businesses have agreed to make the switch as part of an industry-led campaign, dubbed “Strawless in Seattle,” to prevent