Watermelon Lime Refresher

June 12, 2015
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Looking for the perfect party drink that can be your epic signature summer cocktail? Here it is! I hear in parts of the world the heat has been quite unbearable. Here in Telluride it’s been cool, crisp & pretty stormy. Regardless of where you sit on the globe…my Watermelon Lime Refresher will put a smile on your face!

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Aperol Spritz

May 29, 2015
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This cocktail is bubbly & super refreshing, perfect for lazy days by the pool and summer brunches! Happy Friday everyone! With the warmer weather here it’s time for one of my all time favorite cocktails…The Aperol Spritz!

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Hibiscus Mango Coconut Smoothie

April 7, 2015
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 Taste the islands with a smoothie….Drinking this can take away grey day blues in seconds! My Hibiscus Mango Coconut Smoothie is a creamy, irresistibly fruitful creation of exactly what the name implies. With a hit of citrusy lemon too… (heres a little insta video of me loving on this smoothie!)

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Millions Margarita

February 27, 2015
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Will this margarita make you millions? I’m not so sure…but it might make you feel like a million bucks while you are sweet sipping it!   Did you know that National Margarita Day was on Feb. 22nd? The great folks at Patron reminded me. I’m a bit late to the game, but we can declare […]

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Lemon Shallot Vinaigrette

January 6, 2015
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It’s back to the basics this time of year. Simple, healthy recipes that can & will be used over and over again. Shallots are always a favorite & adding them to dressing is a super way to enjoy them! Stay tuned for a gorgeous salad i’ll be posting soon… Lemon Shallot Vinaigrette will likely become your go-to salad […]

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The Confidence Cocktail

December 5, 2014
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Imagine lounging in your favorite aprés ski adirondack chair, you are wrapped up in a cozy bright red throw blankie, the fire pit is roaring, you are surrounded by fun friends ~ all gazing & reminiscing about the slopes you just conquered. In your hands is a hot, sweet & creamy Confidence Cocktail…. Happy Friday everyone! It’s been […]

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Sparkling Sea Breeze Cocktail

September 5, 2014
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Hi friends & happy Friday! I’ve got some great news & an exciting new weekend cocktail here…. What’s the great news?! This season I’ll be working with Carnival Cruise Lines & this Sparkling Sea Breeze Cocktail recipe is the perfect way to get me in the mood to set sail and chill~lax!

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Peruvian Avocado Lemonade Smoothie

August 10, 2014
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Happy Monday….Oh la la! Do I have a super duper healthy smoothie for you! How was your weekend? Do you need to make up for some, ahem, culinary & cocktail indulgences? Well then this Peruvian Avocado Lemonade Smoothie is all you need to feel like a million bucks. Or something like that….

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Citrus Quinoa Salad

February 19, 2014
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Sometimes a salad has lettuce & sometimes it doesn’t. In this case quinoa is the star (which it often is in my recipes.) Citrus is a star here too. So is my Lemon Honey Salad Dressing, which ties it all together. Let’s have some Citrus Quinoa Salad, shall we? *Don’t forget to enter my $100.00 […]

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Lemon Honey Salad Dressing

January 24, 2014
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Happy Friday! Hopefully you had a busy & productive week. I have been traveling a whole lot. A few days in Telluride. A few days in Beaver Creek. A few days in Vail. A busy gal has gotta keep on her toes! I developed quite a few new recipes this week, a few of which […]

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Tipsy Lemonade Iced Tea

October 14, 2013
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Happy Monday! Here is a cocktail to get you in the mindset for the weekend ahead. Which is not really very close as you have a work week ahead ~ but let’s just dream of all the relaxation to come when you sip on Tipsy Lemonade Iced Tea…

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Blissful Pear Martini

July 19, 2013
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Pear Martinis. Yes, they are blissful and I probably don’t need to explain why. If you are a pear lover that is. This cocktail  is a true taste of summer! I had my first experience with a drink like this at the New Sheridan Chop House here in Telluride, CO. Now it is my favorite…but […]

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Orange Maple Old-Fashioned Cocktail

April 19, 2013
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Happy Friday! Can you believe another busy week has flown by? Hopefully you had a great one & hopefully you have some fun weekend plans in the works…we sure do! This Orange Maple Old-Fashioned cocktail is perfect for ladies & gents. It has all the thrills of whiskey with a twist of citrus, a splash of […]

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Mandarin Roasted Rainbow Carrots

March 25, 2013
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From what I gather bunnies love carrots. Not any carrots will do….they prefer carrots that are colored like the rainbow. Add some sweet mandarins and I bet the Easter Bunny will be banging down your door with all four paws. Carrots have a natural sweetness that is fondly brought out when you roast them. Adding […]

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Flights of Fancy ~ Citrus, Cranberry, Cherry Quail

March 1, 2013
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Want to impress someone? Serve ’em quail. Want to not impress someone? Serve ’em quail… Before we begin this culinary adventure we need to understand a few things. I am a teeny tiny gal  ~ Quail are teeny tiny little birdies. When skiing, I pretend I know how to fly. A quail obviously can fly. Those […]

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