2019’s Perfect Summer Playlist

It’s officially summer again! I’m not a huge fan of summer – the heat, the mosquitoes…not my thing. I don’t even love the beach that much – you just get sand in uncomfortable places. But this is a great time to sit on your deck, relax with a fancy cocktail (my new blender arrives today… Continue reading 2019’s Perfect Summer Playlist

8 Books I Want To Read This Summer

So it’s summertime and that means we all need some books to read at the beach, laying out in the sun, or in my case, when I’m avoiding gardening chores. There’s some new releases this year that I’m dying to read, and I thought you might like them too. The Silent Patient – Alex Michaelides… Continue reading 8 Books I Want To Read This Summer

Serve It Up: Strawberry Summer Salad

I love to eat salads in the summer.  It’s cool, refreshing, and easy to throw together.  I can take them to work, I can prepare them in advance, and I can vary what I put in them.  Here’s what I put in one of my favorites.   Summer Strawberry Salad Mixed greens (romaine, kale, spinach,… Continue reading Serve It Up: Strawberry Summer Salad

The Best Summer Cocktails

So I don’t know about you, but I like to occasionally relax after work or on the weekends with a cocktail.  Only problem – I’m really weird about alcohol.  I don’t like the taste of it all that much, and sometimes I’m just not in the mood for beer or wine.  So I’m going to… Continue reading The Best Summer Cocktails

2016’s Perfect Summer Playlist

It’s summer again!  Mostly…  I don’t know about you but the temperature here is still fluctuating pretty wildly, it’s rainy…Basically, it just doesn’t feel like summer yet, not entirely.  But for the times when it’s hot and sunny, here’s some of my favorite songs to remind me of how relaxed and carefree summer should be.… Continue reading 2016’s Perfect Summer Playlist