Monthly Archives: October 2012

Campbell’s Soup: Braised Beef Stew

image courtesy of It’s finally that time of year here in Tallahassee; when you can break out that wrinkled stash of sweaters, leggings and even scarves. Some ladies excitedly don their snow boots, (I haven’t given up my open-toed heels for work, and weekender sandals just yet). And aside from the enthusiasm of being […]

Indaba Shiraz

The first Shiraz I ever tried was the Jam Jar Sweet Shiraz. “Sweet” was exactly the word that enticed me to take a chance on the red vino. Of course, this was back in my Riesling-only days. I decided to be adventurous and dabble across the divide of whites vs. reds, although I was thoroughly […]

Mmm…Green Juice

image courtesy of Google I became fascinated with the idea of juicing over a year ago, and lucky girl that I am, my wonderful boyfriend ended up purchasing a Jack LaLanne juicer for me for my birthday. I was totally obsessed with the thing for a few good weeks–despite how difficult it was to clean up […]

We All Scream for Ice Cream

It seems that I just can’t get enough of pumpkin now that fall is here. As much as I love summer, the fall is definitely a close second when it comes to being my favorite time of year. Now, it’s time to put the bikinis away and forget about the beach for a while because the cold […]

Recipe Review: Pumpkin Bars

photo courtesy of Google images Lemon raspberry bars were one of my most favorite indulgences growing up. I used to go to my neighborhood Barnes and Noble and treat myself to one of these tasty treats and a hot latte at the cafe. This is the fruity version of a brownie…usually with a crumbly crust, […]

Sensational Sundays on ABC

*Note: This entry may contain spoilers, so if you’re a OUAT/Revenge/666 Park Avenue fan and aren’t currently caught up, please do not read. With the debut of ABC’s Fall television lineup, my derriere was glued to the couch cushions on Sunday night, after a long day of work. My original plan was to get ready […]