Friday Favorites

I’ve noticed my Friday Favorites have been more like monthly recaps than weekly snippets, but that’s because the months have been flying by, I mean we’re well into the first week of November already. There are weeks or days I’ll look back and feel like I’ve done nothing. But looking back at all my photos I know that’s not the … More Friday Favorites

Bourbon Ice Cream w. Maple Roasted Apples

Every Fall I make a signature seasonal ice cream flavor. Last year it involved Caramel Apples and Cheesecake, and the year before that, Chocolate Pumpkin Chai. The weather was just perfect here in New Jersey last week, perfect for apple picking! And it’s exactly what J and I did Saturday afternoon, so of course apples were again the inspiration … More Bourbon Ice Cream w. Maple Roasted Apples

Slab Apple Pie

Fall has set in here on the east coast. While today is warm, and the weather makes you feel like a changing season is upon us, it is unlike spring, were warm weather is welcomed. There has been this eeriness, that only comes around Fall. It’s no wonder Halloween fall during this season. I don’t … More Slab Apple Pie

Butternut Squash, Sweet Potato + Carrot Fall Soup {Sopa da Avo}

The first time I made this soup a few weeks ago, I instantly tasted her. I know weird, but I was reminded of my grandmother, her cooking, and my love for her. Growing up, whenever I was in Portugal there wasn’t a day that our house didn’t have soup. If there wasn’t, either we had been … More Butternut Squash, Sweet Potato + Carrot Fall Soup {Sopa da Avo}