North Carolina

Sunshine Cocktails

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you might recall me mentioning Sunshine before, both as a refreshing standalone pick-me-up drink and as an ingredient forĀ ginger cupcakes. You might have even encountered Sunshine out in the wild, which I’m hoping is the case. The drink is now available at upwards of 400 retailers, […]

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My Paleo Dish Crawl Experience

No, I’m not paleo, but when I found out that Winston-Salem was going to be hosting a paleo-themed dish crawl I was immediately interested. Spending a Tuesday night hopping around to downtown restaurants (with each stop a secret until you arrive) and devouring interesting dishes at each location? Sign me up! So I did. (Sign […]

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Catching Up

I’ve been terrible about updating my blog lately, and sincerely apologize! Honestly, there hasn’t been all that much going on outside of working, eating, sleeping, and other such routine activities. But, there have been some highlights scattered throughout the last couple of weeks! Here are a few: I tried some great new recipes (both from […]

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Susan’s Bachelorette Weekend!

I spent this past weekend in Asheville with six awesome girls for Susan’s bachelorette party. We lucked out with great weather and had a wonderful time exploring the city, enjoying some incredible meals, and — most especially — hanging out together. (While we were in Asheville, Marty and the guys were busy celebrating in Charlotte […]

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Beach Trip Prep – Blueberry Lemon Zest Bread!

I’m going to the beach this weekend with some of my faves: my friends Micheal and Watson, along with Watson’s two-and-a-half-year-old daughter, Gretchen. Fun stuff for sure! We’ll hit the road tomorrow night and be there through Sunday afternoon. In addition to beach essentials such as sunscreen, bathing suits, my Kindle, and the like, we’ve […]

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