Drinks

Strawberry Lemonade

strawberry lemonade

There’s nothing I like more than a refreshing drink during the summer. The one drink that always makes me think of summer is lemonade. A previous boyfriend of mine was obsessed with strawberry lemonade, so I developed this recipe for him. It has since become my go to lemonade recipe, and now I make it for myself all the time! Making this lemonade recipe allows me to pretend we have…

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Food Experiences

Portugal Part 2 – Obidos

Obidos

Obidos is a small town in central Portugal with a population of ~3,000 people. I absolutely fell in love with this place. <3 What this town lacks in size it makes up in awesome scenery, quirky little stores, and good eats. I spent 2 nights here relaxing, eating, and doing a lot of reading. The main reason I came to this town was to stay at the Literary Man Hotel…

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Food Experiences

Portugal Part 1 – Lisbon & Sintra

Hello from Portugal! I am currently sitting in my hotel in a small town called Obidos. I just got in from Lisbon after having the most amazing adventure there. Lisbon is one of those cities I can totally see myself going back to. It has everything from amazing food, gorgeous little districts, and the nicest people I have ever met. I flew in Thursday morning and instantly had my first…

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Entrees/ Soup & Stew Recipes

Herbal Chicken Soup

Chinese Soup

The past week has been pretty bizarre. Between the cold “summer” weather and my cold earlier in the week, I am about ready for a vacay. Luckily, I will be jetsetting off to Portugal for my first solo adventure this Wednesday! I am excited and a little nervous. It’s my first solo trip, and a part of me is afraid I can’t spend almost 2 week all by my lonesome.…

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