A Weekend in Lake Como, Italy: Itinerary and Tips

I had always wanted to go to Lake Como, especially when I was studying abroad in Florence, Italy. I never got around to squeezing it into my travel schedule while I was living there, yet it was worth the wait. This year, I planned a long weekend to the little town of Como and gotContinue reading “A Weekend in Lake Como, Italy: Itinerary and Tips”

12 Unique, Mouthwatering Dishes to Bring to the Thanksgiving Table This Year

The annual Thanksgiving dinner doesn’t just have to be turkey and mashed potatoes (although potatoes are unashamedly my comfort food). So… were you asked to bring a side dish to the family dinner and you’re just not sure what to make? Here are some fresh and new ideas, from finger foods to tasty sweets. FingerContinue reading “12 Unique, Mouthwatering Dishes to Bring to the Thanksgiving Table This Year”

5 Must-EATs in NYC

I recently spent 3 days in New York City and found some really great food spots that I just have to share! First Up… You Need a NYC Rainbow Bagel. The city is known for their bagels… especially their rainbow ones! I’m sure there are plenty of great bagel shops around the expansive city, andContinue reading “5 Must-EATs in NYC”

Why The Aperol Spritz is the Drink of this Summer

This spritz makes a great summer drink due to its bright orange color! It’s light and colorful, and just in time for the sunshine. Recently, I’ve been in the mood to whip up a dinner and cocktail recipe to sit and enjoy on the porch. This spritz may be what I’m craving. The Aperol spritzContinue reading “Why The Aperol Spritz is the Drink of this Summer”

How to Make the Best Charcuterie Board

What’s a picnic without red grapes, sharp cheese and some breadsticks? Truth is, there are a lot of ways to put together a charcuterie board. What is a charcuterie board? How do you even pronounce that? Charcuterie actually means a selection of meats (see also: charcuterie store). When put together on a “board” or plate,Continue reading “How to Make the Best Charcuterie Board”

Top 10 Green Cocktails for a St. Patrick’s Day Bash

Feelin’ lucky this year? You will be after you whip up a few of these tasty cocktails! With everything from a classic green beer to a boozy martini, this list will have you covered for the family get-together and the afterparty. 1. Green Beer This is the all-too-famous drink that my father makes every year.Continue reading “Top 10 Green Cocktails for a St. Patrick’s Day Bash”