Caprese Salad with Beets

I love being inspired by a dish I’ve had at a great restaurant. During our latest trip to Oahu, Hawaii we just had to go back to one of our favorite restaurants: Kalapawai Cafe in Kailua, a quaint little place with delicious and beautiful food. And that is where I got the idea for this Caprese Salad withRead more

Key Lime Pie

How the heck is it June already?! Almost halfway through the year, sheesh! Although time is flying, I’m more than happy to welcome June with a smile since the weather has been absolutely beautiful here in Virginia. Sunny skies and warm temperatures seem like they’re here to stay (knock on wood). And for me, there aren’tRead more

Loaded Guacamole

I can hardly believe Memorial Day is almost here. This year is flying by, but I’m not complaining if it means summer is around the corner! Lately here in Virginia, the rain has been incessant but I’m hopeful the worst of it is almost over and sunny skies are soon here to stay (fingers crossed). Late spring/earlyRead more