Category Archives: beverage

Recipe: Soy Shamrock Shakes

May the luck of the Irish be with you! To celebrate St. Patty’s day we decided that a homemade shamrock shake was in order. (And of course… it made for the perfect breakfast drink!) This version has a spin: soy … Continue reading

Recipe: Fresh Juice – Carrots, Apples, and Spinach

Awesome juice to the rescue! Juicing has become our “weekend thing.” But I’ve really wanted it to turn into an “everyday thing.” We’ve had a hard time finding a juicing recipe that was quick for me to prep… Our friend … Continue reading

Recipe: Homemade hot cocoa

A late night walk  needs a warm beverage! So last night Ryan and I started our first Japanese lesson (we kept toggling between Korean and Japanese and decided to start with Japanese first). The lesson was a lot of fun … Continue reading

Recipe: Homemade Apple Cider

Well worth the wait! I don’t know about where you are, but here in Oregon the smell of Fall is in the air… crisp, a bit cool, and sort of nap-inducing! It inspired me to try some homemade apple cider. … Continue reading

How To: Stop drinking soda

Kickin’ the soda habit… so hard to do! This has been, and will continue to be, one of the hardest habits for us to quit. We always joke that soda will be the cigarettes of our generation, with our kids … Continue reading

Recipe: Grilled Peach Frappe and Pie

Red. White. Blue. Awesome! It’s always difficult for me to plan for holiday celebrations when it’s just Ryan and I. It seems easier to plan big, exciting menus when you get to share it with more people! So for July … Continue reading

Yummy Lovable – Shake, Shake, Shake

A Summer Treat That’s Sooo Sweet I’m always in the mood for ice cream and once summer hits my sweet tooth goes into over-drive. This smoothie recipe was a great treat and simple to make. Enjoy!! Simple Strawberry Smoothie – … Continue reading

Recipe: Watermelon Margaritas

Watermelon Margaritas – Summery treat! We bought a beautiful, summer watermelon and even after our guinea pigs got to enjoy a sweet slice – we were still stuck with a lot of watermelon to eat! So we got a little … Continue reading

Yummy Lovable – Homemade Lemonade

When life gives you lemons… cheer and make this drink… As part of our ongoing efforts to be soda free, I have now officially made lemonade!  What was really holding me back was my lack of equipment for the job, … Continue reading

Recipe: Breaded Halibut Cheeks

Sunshine + Relaxing Drive (without a map) + Wine = Wonderful Inspiration to last through the weekend!! This Friday we decided to “make a break for it.” With the sun overhead we embarked on a mysterious journey, driving wherever the … Continue reading