June 26, 2015

Plum + Thyme Galette

I made this Plum + Thyme galette for you all because I love you. Don’t be scared of a little burn – that just means you’ve got the right amount of juice goodness going on. Crust 1 cup of all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon of salt 2 teaspoons of sugar 7 tablespoons of cold butter, cut…

Cocktail Friday: Guava Jalapeño Margaritas

Hi. Do you like margaritas that aren’t obnoxiously sweet? A fan of fresh ingredients instead of stuff that comes out of a plastic bottle? Nice – you’re in the right place. I’m all about spicy margaritas, but sometimes they can be jalapeno-heavy. The guava nectar is a nice balance to the heat, so you can…

A Weekend in Photos

This past weekend, we drove down to Ocean Isle Beach, NC for a wedding. Only 3 hours from Raleigh, the town is smaller than many of the coastal areas nearby – and the beach is far less congested than Wrightsville. I also had the greatest avocado toast of my life.