Holiday Drinks

Happy Thanksgiving stateside friends!  No matter where you’re reading from, these delicious wintery drinks will be cause for celebration.  Gather your friends and family (or your cat) and start mixin’. Fruity Mocktails – A Warm Winter Rice Milk Drink – Champagne Citrus Spritzer – Pumpkin Spice Lattes – Apple Sidecar – Sparkling Cider Mocktails

Crockpot Apple Butter

Apples are our ingredient of the season, so far we’ve covered a variety of baking and drinking recipes. Today it’s all about the condiment! Have you tried apple butter yet? Apple butter is a more concentrated form of apple sauce, taking all of fall’s best flavors and turning them into the perfect little condiment. It […]

Apple Sidecar

Apples are our ingredient of the season. So far we’ve done some baking and some drinking. I don’t know about where you live, but here in Boulder we’ve had a string of chilly fall-like days with views of fresh snow on the mountains. What’s better on a chilly Thursday than a cocktail that warms you […]

Sarah’s Appletini

Apples are our ingredient of the season. Check out Kate’s german apple cake right here. I’m a fairly new martini drinker, but I can see these appletinis showing up on a regular basis around here.  They are full of fresh juice (& alcohol!) and they taste like Autumn!! Really, these apple martinis are fall flavored.  This […]

Fresh Apple, Carrot, Ginger Juice

Apples are our ingredient of the season. Before falling down the rabbit trap of indulgent baked goods, we’re kicking of this series with a wholesome, homemade juice.   Now that apple season has arrived, I find myself juicing those little gems on the daily.  We have a whole host of apple beverages in store for […]

Welcome October 2017

Near the beginning of each month we like to pause and take a look at what’s going on in the world around us, with a particular focus on animal activity, celestial events, and our farmers’ fields. Looking Up & Around Happy October, friends. Autumn is here and so is the full harvest moon! Set aside some time […]

Weekend Lake Essentials

Happy {almost} weekend! I’m packing up for a friend’s birthday celebration. A bunch of gals are headed to a lake house in Pennsylvania for a few days. Besides Cash the dog, here’s what I’m taking: Whenever I go on a road trip, I make sure to pack a cooler full of snacks. A couple years ago, I started using ice […]

How To Make Your Hotel Room Feel Like Home

Growing up, we camped a lot. With so many tents and trailers around, it was really rare as a family of six to stay in a hotel room and even if we did, it was usually overcrowded, sterile and uncomfortable. I have a faint memory of the excitement of discovering the door inside the hotel […]

2017 Resolutions

Want to see how this list compares to the past? Here are my 2016 and 2015 resolutions. I know everyone’s not in the same boat, but I love setting intentions and goals for the new year. I like that it creates a challenge within a timeframe. I’m always trying to better myself and create a better […]