Favorite Recipes of 2013

Out on the town toasting the holidays with my dad! Hi! It's me. Kristina... Remember??   I feel like I need to reintroduce myself after this long hiatus I've taken from blogging over the holidays! Things like sugar cookies, onDemand movie marathons, and literally doing nothing have gotten in the way of me being anything close to productive. I just shamelessly self tanned (little NYE prep - which may or may not have been a terrible decision, we'll see what color I turn tomorrow...) … [Read more...]

Sparkling Pear Cranberry Cocktail and my 2 year Blogiversary!

ZOOM!   Ok sometimes it crawled...maybe even made a few U-turns., but I seriously cannot believe how incredibly fast these past 2 years have flown! I look back and it is so crazy to think of how much has changed since my very 1st post on November 5, 2011. CRAZY.   New jobs...new apartment....new friends...new KitchenAid mixer (Yeaaah!) thank God still same dog...! But so many new things and awesome experiences and I am SO blessed that I get to share each and every step of … [Read more...]

Skinny Champagne Cosmos

Sooo... I think I'm going to have to start doing more cocktail recipes on the blog here guys... I always talk about how fabulous it is having an excuse to test out chocolate cake recipes on a Wednesday, but let me tell you... it is fabulous being able to test cocktail recipes on a Saturday afternoon. Or Wednesday night... or Thursday.. :) So please forgive me for any typos.. its all in the name of blog research.. With New Years Eve on Monday I thought this would be the perfect time to post an … [Read more...]