Grapevine Texas

Foodie Finds In Grapevine TX

Grapevine, TX is an amazing destination in the heart of Texas.  Nestled next to the famous DFW region, it is often overlooked, but no more.  With the amazing foodie scene and beautiful culture of this city with a small town feel, you’ll be sure to take notice and go back time and again. Foodie Finds In Grapevine, TX Winewood: This…

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Halloween Cocktails

How To Make 5 Delicious Halloween Cocktails

Halloween is quickly approaching, but did you know that we can thank the Irish for a lot of our Halloween traditions including these five Halloween cocktails. I know I love this time of year and Halloween is just one of the many reasons I enjoy Fall. Did you know that Halloween was a  celebration held to mark the end of summer…

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2016 Hyundai Veloster

A Fun Drive In The 2016 Hyundai Veloster

Despite my love for our current car, there is nothing more alluring than the fresh scent of new leather in a new vehicle that is fresh off of the lot. That new car smell is a favorite of mine but combined with the array of new gadgets to play with on the Hyundai Veloster and the opportunity to test drive it. I…

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banana bourbon

Bourbon Banana Trifle Recipe

Print Bourbon Banana Trifle Recipe Author: Dee Schwerin Recipe type: Dessert   Ingredients 2 small loafs of Bourbon Banana Bread ¾ cup of your favorite bourbon 16 oz container of Honey Vanilla Greek Yogurt (I like to use Greek God Greek Yogurt) 2 cups of Whipped Cream (see recipe below on how to make into whipping cream) 2 Tablespoons of Salted Caramel…

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harken chardonnay

Harken: Old School Chardonnay is Back!

I enjoy a good glass of wine every now and then.  I especially enjoy sitting down on a Friday night after a long work week with my significant other to just unwind and not worry about thing.  My go to glass of wine is usually a red, mostly Zinfandel’s or Cabernet Sauvignon. I hardly ever reach for a Chardonnay’s, because it I…

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Things To Do In Louisville For Couples

Alan and I love fun weekend getaways. We spent a weekend in Louisville and had so much fun that I had to put together a list of things that you absolutely should do while visiting.  If you haven’t been to Louisville before, you’ll love knowing that this little town is on the cusp of the South with tons of rich culture…

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Join Me For A San Jacinto Valley Twitter Chat

San Jacinto Valley, conveniently located between Los Angeles and Palm Springs, is an outdoor lovers paradise. Bike trails, hiking trails, paragliding, fishing, and birding are just a few of the sports you’ll find in this hidden valley. In addition to all the outdoor fun one can have, there is a plethora of history and culture. San Jacinto Valley is home…

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bandung indonesia

Five good reasons to visit Bandung

I’m always searching out fun new places to visit. When I’m not actually on the road traveling I’m at home doing some serious armchair travel to scope out far away places to visit “some day” Bandung is one of those places that have made the list. Bandung is getting increasingly popular with tourists from all over the world, and there…

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pea and sausage risotto-balls

Pea & Sausage Risotto Balls Recipe

Remember the oven baked risotto recipe I shared the other day? Well, we are going to take those leftovers and make risotto balls. These appetizers are crisp and delicious bites perfect for any upcoming holiday parties or as a side dish for your next family dinner. Form small balls of rice from the leftover risotto and then roll the balls…

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Hotel Kilbourne: A Boutique Stay In The Heart of Sandusky

Leaving Michigan behind I exit the highway and take rural roads towards Sandusky. It’s a slower pace, but I’m driving the sporty Hyundai Volster and I’m in no hurry to end my road trip. Passing by farms and fields I eventually make my way into Sandusky, Ohio’s historic waterfront district to find the Hotel Kilbourne. Newly opened, the Hotel Kilbourne…

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