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No More Salt + Lime: It’s all about the Sangrita

No More Salt + Lime: It’s all about the Sangrita

Have you ever heard of sangrita?  It is, apparently, an authentic Mexican mixed-drink mixer + tequila chaser. One that I’ve never heard of….. so, naturally, I couldn’t wait to try to make it! Donald ended up in Chicago for work again, and passed along this […]

Learning to Love Mezcal

Learning to Love Mezcal

Mezcal is a rich, smoky, pungent liquor. Similar to Tequila, but smoked – to me it tastes like to Scotch. Both tequila and mezcal are made from the Agave plant, but the process for making each is a little bit different, resulting in much different […]

Top 10 Things to Do on your Kauai Honeymoon

Top 10 Things to Do on your Kauai Honeymoon

Hey guys! It’s been a busy few months with our wedding in June and planning our Hawaii honeymoon. Donald and I are finally enjoying some time off and exploring the islands of Kauai and Maui! We are only halfway through our Hawaii honeymoon, and just […]

The Elusive Sky Juice Cocktail Recipe

The Elusive Sky Juice Cocktail Recipe

If you’ve never been to the Bahamas, there’s a chance you’ve never heard of this drink.  Sky Juice – as it is locally known by the bahamians – is so good you might never reach for vodka soda ever again. (Or at least not until […]

Azores Part 3: What to eat in the Azores

Azores Part 3: What to eat in the Azores

This guide is broken into four chapters, outlining the best of our 9-day trip to São Miguel, the Azores, during mid-October 2016: PART 1: Getting Around  PART 2: Hiking + Swimming PART 3: Azorean Eats <– you are here. PART 4: What to Wear in […]

Homebrew: American Farmouse Ale

Homebrew: American Farmouse Ale

I’ve been homebrewing for about three years now and every time I brew I learn something new. Donald also homebrews and sometimes we have different ideas about the best process and ingredients.  To mitigate the inevitable opposing opinions, we switch off who is the Master […]

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Hola! Welcome to my blog. If you end up reading it you’ll learn all about my kitchen antics and cocktail whims, wild ideas about mindful living and DIYing my life, and probably some tangents about being a millennial in the great city of Boston. A […]

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