I have been absent from blogging for the last several weeks and have missed it terribly. Unfortunately this thing called work keeps getting in my way. Oh, that and my diet. Yes, I have spent the last 30 days shedding 15 lbs and a total of 39 inches. I am not going to lie, I have been dreaming about pasta and chicken wings but fitting into my skinny jeans feels so much better than enjoying a bowl of spaghetti.… Read the rest
Living in Florida, I enjoy the abundance of locally grown citrus fruits and love using them in cocktails and marinades. Last week I came across a recipe on Pinterest that really caught my eye, a Grapefruit Cucumber Cocktail by Joy the Baker. Made with freshly squeezed grapefruit juice, cucumbers, gin and ginger ale, this refreshing cocktail is ideal to serve all year round.
Lucky for me, I work as a bartender and enjoy making cocktails for my guests.… Read the rest
I just returned to Tampa after visiting Seattle for the first time in almost 20 years. During this trip, I was reminded of how much I love Seattle and became truly captivated by the beauty and charm of the Emerald City. As a West Coast born and bred gal, my heart truly belongs to the “best coast.” There is something magical about the Pacific Northwest and some of my fondest memories are my childhood family road trips from San Jose to Seattle.… Read the rest