Food, Travel

Beer Leap 2020

It comes around once every four years... Leap Day! It's a bonus day in February to cross things off your to-do list, seize the day, and all that stuff. However, THIS year Leap Day fell on a weekend, which means a bonus day to waste time. What did I do on this glorious, sunny day… Continue reading Beer Leap 2020

Food, Other Stuff

Subscription Box Love: Blooming With Joy Tea

I've said it before, I love getting things in the mail! No, not junk mail or bills... those make me sad. I enjoy getting mail that is addressed with love to me. It's so exciting to open up a piece of correspondence that contains a sweet surprise, pretty paper goods, or a kind note of… Continue reading Subscription Box Love: Blooming With Joy Tea

Food, Travel

STL Food and Drink: Noto Italian Reataurant

One of our favorite activities as a couple is exploring local restaurants and bars. Luckily, St. Louis has an ever-evolving food scene that rivals what’s happening in much larger cities. Yeah, the BBQ here is good... but St. Louis has a plethora of chefs and restaurateurs that are creating innovative global fare. I keep a… Continue reading STL Food and Drink: Noto Italian Reataurant

Food

A Cup of Holiday Tea

With the arrival of the holidays come all sorts of delicious scents and flavors . There are certain things that just instantly taste like Christmas. Peppermint, cinnamon, cranberry, pine, nutmeg, chocolate, and orange get added to every food and beverage out there, offering a whole lot of nostalgia as you eat and drink your way… Continue reading A Cup of Holiday Tea

Food, Travel

STL Food and Drink: Noboleis Vineyards

It seems like over the last ten to fifteen years, the wine industry has exploded across the United States. No matter where we have traveled across the country, there are wineries advertised as tourist destinations. Some wineries we've visited are producing great wines that are contributing to America's sustainable agriculture renaissance. (And some wineries... well,… Continue reading STL Food and Drink: Noboleis Vineyards

Fat Fitness, Food

Snarky Tea Detox… The Final Verdict

At the beginning of the school year, I was contacted by Snarky Tea and asked to be a tea affiliate. I was really excited! I had tried several of the brand's teas and loved them, so I was thrilled to have the chance to talk about them to others. The company was kind enough to… Continue reading Snarky Tea Detox… The Final Verdict