Moscow Mule

Equinox Mule

Eau Claire distillery says it best when they describe their Spring Equinox White Spirit as a “post-hibernation celebration”. Eau Claire Distillery is one of the stops on my upcoming “Localist” tours, and have become a neighborhood favorite to get “farm to glass” spirits. I couldn’t wait to get my hands on a bottle of the…

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Spring Goals

Spring Hit List

Admittedly after completing the downhill and with February coming to a close I have had feelings of “what’s next” and a sense of searching for my new to-do list. So I decided what better motivator than to gather my thoughts and share my spring goals here with you on the blog! So some things I’d…

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Drool Worthy Salads

Inner Goddess Detox Salad from Iowa Girl Eats After cleaning out the rest of the fridge with all the holiday goodies, I’m back at the grocery store restocking. I especially seem to crave veggies and salad after the gluttonous holiday season, it’s like my body is begging for a detox! I have to say salads…

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Maple Nog

I hope everyone is all ready for Christmas! Egg Nog as for many is a tradition in our family on Christmas Eve. I for one was never a fan of the the eggs or the heavy dairy. It wasn’t until I came across this recipe that I started enjoying this festive drink, and for anyone…

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Cheesy Polenta, Kale and Poached Egg

Sometimes you just want breakfast for dinner. My friend Amy inspired me with her go-to braised kale and poached egg dinner and I decided to add some mushrooms, onions and cheesy polenta to the mix. Topped with hot sauce for a kick, this unassuming little dish has lots of flavors and will have you craving…

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