Monthly Archives

April 2016

  • Beer Cheers!

    JDub’s Bell Cow

    A few weeks, I attended the Lakeland Craft Beerfest. I love events like this because they do a great job of inviting and showcasing local craft breweries. One that caught my…

  • Recipes

    Classic Meatballs

    Over the years, I’ve taken a stab at many a recipe, some turn out successful, and some not so successful. One thing I have never attempted to make before was meatballs.…

  • Recipes

    Chicken and Pico de Gallo

    This past weekend, J. and I, and a few friends of ours went down to Fort Lauderdale for the Tortuga Music Festival. It was a great time full of sunshine, fresh…

  • Recipes

    Mahi and Avocado Salsa

    Fish is a go-to weeknight meal for me because of how quickly it cooks. But, with many “go-to” meals, I feel like I’m often repeating¬†the same recipe over and over again.…

  • Restaurant Spotlight

    The Twisted Iron

    A few weeks ago, J. and I went to the Spring Fling Beer Thing in downtown St. Petersburg. While we had many of the beers that were featured there before, the…

  • Beer Cheers!

    Sea Dog Sunfish

    Sea Dog Brewing has always been a favorite brand of mine. Owned by Shipyard, the Sea Dog beers tend to have a more fruity note to them, which I love, and…

  • Recipes Sweet Treats

    Pound Cake

    I don’t bake often, but when I do, I forget how much I really enjoy it. With cooking, I have become more and more intuitive with it and can “wing it”…

  • Beer Cheers!

    Wells Banana Bread Beer

    I’m a fan of sweeter, fruitier beers. I’m actually slightly allergic to bananas, the fruit, so banana bread is not a delicious baked treat I get to enjoy. However, when I…