Browsing Category

Eat & Sip

Eat & Sip

Gin Fizz

  Three cheers for the weekend! Whether you plan on hosting a few friends for some St. Patrick’s Day festivities or are just catching up on Netflix this amazing Gin Fizz recipe is a perfect way to ring in the weekend. Gin Fizz: serves 1 1 1/2 shots fresh grapefruit juice 1 shot gin 1 egg white lime juice – to garnish rock candy – to stir Combine the grapefruit juice, gin, and egg white in a cocktail shaker. Shake…

Read More »

Eat & Sip

Swiss Bircher Muesli

I've been dreaming for months about recreating this Swiss Bircher Muesli I tried last summer in California - and now, voila! It's just hearty enough that it will fill you up all morning but it also has a subtle sweetness with honey and coconut that my kids adore.…

Read More »

Eat & Sip

A Fresh Start

At the end of 2016, I started to feel like we were getting in a rut with dinner. I’ve always enjoyed preparing healthy dinners for our family but I found myself making the same thing every night…

Read More »

Eat & Sip

Apple Crumble

Fall is for apple picking, and apples are for making all sorts of delicious treats with. If you're looking for some ideas, allow me to recommend this EASY and delicious Apple Crisp recipe.…

Read More »

Eat & Sip,Entertaining

Perfect Summer Meal

 Hello My Dear Friends! Well, without fail once we hit July 4th EVERY summer I always think how time flies and now it's August. I just can not believe it. I'm lucky to have little ones who don't go back to school until September but to hear other parents to older children talking about going back to school in a few weeks seems so soon. I hope you are able to soak up every last second of summer with those…

Read More »

Eat & Sip,Entertaining

Simple Summer Cocktails

  Happy Weekend Everyone! So glad it's FriYAY & the weekend is finally here. I'm so excited to share my favorite summer cocktail recipes with you! Let's just say, summer has never tasted so good 🙂 After a long, hot day nothing beats sitting in the backyard or on the front porch sipping a fresh cocktail (or TWO). Celebrate the season with these simple & DELISH summer cocktail recipes. My personal favorite...the Cucumber Cooler. Cheers & Enjoy! XO, Doreen  …

Read More »

Eat & Sip,Entertaining,Holidays

Summertime is Picnic Time

Picnics are one of the major joys of summer! On a sunny day, nothing beats visiting a grassy park with yummy food and your kids in tow. As a Mom to two toddlers, once the weather begins to warm up, we spend every single meal outside (weather permitting of course). The meal is always that much more enjoyable when you don’t have to worry about cleaning up a messy kitchen full of crumbs after. Instead I love spending what would be clean up time watching…

Read More »

Eat & Sip

Peanut Butter Energy Bites

   Looking for a healthy snack to try in the New Year? My favorite are these No Bake Peanut Butter Energy Bites. The Twins absolutely LOVE these and eat them as snacks or sometimes as dessert after a meal. I love them and frequently double the recipe and freeze half to have for a later date.  It's a win win for all as they don't know they are packed with protein, fiber and omega-three fatty acids. They are super simple…

Read More »