Drinks

Homemade Strawberry Milk

Strawberries are such an iconic summer fruit. They’re vibrantly colored, pleasantly sweet, and just plain cute! Plus, they are incredibly versatile and a fantastic compliment to just about any other fruit.  Strawberry banana, strawberry kiwi, strawberry lemon, and my personal favorite, strawberry rhubarb, are all classic combinations. Strawberries even pair well with herbs like mint and basil! Though I don’t… Continue reading Homemade Strawberry Milk

Fish and Shellfish

Baked Whole Trout

Last weekend Alejandro and I had the opportunity to go white water rafting in Browns Canyon near Salida, CO, and we had a blast. We made the trip with his dad and Paul, a family friend who has his own raft. Paul has been rafting for decades, and is definitely a pro as navigating the… Continue reading Baked Whole Trout

Pies, Tarts, Crisps, and Cobblers

Strawberry Rhubarb Pie

This past weekend was the first in over a month that Alejandro and I were able to chill and enjoy our new home, and it was marvelous. No unpacking, no weddings or graduations, and no party hosting. It was really nice to have a break from it all. Saturday morning I did some garage sale-ing… Continue reading Strawberry Rhubarb Pie

Cookies

Red Hots Crinkle Cookies

Can I just say I am sooo thrilled that summer has arrived? Our crazy month of May is over, the rainy season has mostly passed, and some of the best fruits are coming into season. This weekend were are finally staying home, and I cannot wait to bask in the sun, go garage sale-ing, and bake everything… Continue reading Red Hots Crinkle Cookies