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Looking for a spot for the perfect Milwaukee for a date night? I’ve put together some of my favorite spots to enjoy a night out with your s/o. Storyhill BKC This cozy spot is in the Storyhill neighborhood of Milwaukee (just north of Miller Park). They serve small plates for dinner, a great brunch on […]

February 11, 2020

Best Date Night Restaurants in Milwaukee

If you couldn’t tell from the name of my site, I love coffee! I love the warm and fuzzy feeling from holding a hot mug, the smell of a freshly brewed pot in the morning, and even the experience you get when going to a cafe to slowly enjoy a cup on a Saturday morning. […]

June 13, 2019

My Favorite Milwaukee Coffee Shops

If there’s one thing Milwaukeeans love, it’s brunch! On Sunday morning, restaurants open their doors and are soon flooded with people looking for a table. Some are enjoying their “Sunday-Fundays,” while others are catching up with family or friends. Tables are quickly filled with skillets, waffles, bloody mary’s and mimosas… Who doesn’t love that? And […]

March 20, 2019

Milwaukee Brunch Spots

As soon as the leaves start to change and the mornings get chilly, I know it’s time to visit my grandma for our annual tradition. I have always loved visiting my grandma, Mimi. Every time you come over, she has some sort of treat waiting for you in a box on the kitchen counter, and […]

November 16, 2018

A Fall Tradition | Making Applesauce

Nothing can quite cure the post St. Patty’s Day hangover like pancakes can. So why not keep the whiskey flowing and make some amazing brunch! Here is a quick and easy recipe of Whiskey Bacon Pancakes. Pancake Batter Ingredients (makes about 10 pancakes): 1 cup Flour 2 Eggs 1 1/4 cup Milk Tablespoon of melted butter Whisk all […]

March 18, 2018

Whiskey Bacon Pancakes

Spring is so close I can almost taste it! So what better way to wake up your tastebuds, than a Frozen Lemon Soufflé! Serves: 4 Time: 30 minutes to prepare, 4 hours for freezing Soufflé 3 Egg Whites 3/4 Cup Sugar 1 Jar Lemon Curd (3.5 oz) 1 Cup Heavy Whipping Cream 1. In a […]

February 26, 2018

Frozen Lemon “Soufflé”

With today being national cookie day, I wanted to share some of my favorite Christmas Cookie recipes! There are so many great holiday treats out there, but this year, I made Norwegian Christmas Cookies (very similar to butter cookies), and Kolaches (one of my childhood favorites). Baking Christmas cookies was always something I loved growing […]

December 4, 2017

My Christmas Cookie Lineup

Thanksgiving is always been centered around massive amounts of turkey and pumpkin pie. While I have always been partial to pumpkin flavored treats, my absolute favorite Thanksgiving dessert is hands down my mom’s Apple Cranberry Pie!I decided to try it myself this year and wanted to share the recipe! Apple Cranberry Pie Makes one 9 inch pie Pastry […]

November 10, 2017

A Thanksgiving Favorite

My latest Try The World creation was from the Brazil box! This box was filled with spices, cheese bread mix, brazil nut cookies, jam, peanut candies and coffee. While I enjoyed some of the treats right away, it took me awhile to get around to cooking a meal with all of the ingredients. The recipe in the box […]

April 20, 2017

Try The World- Brazil

It’s time for another installment of Try The World! This box is the Thailand box, filled with tea, dried jackfruit, taro chips, soup and much more! I enjoyed the snacks in the box and really loved the jackfruit. I tried to make the tea and the soup, which did not turn out very good, but I was successful […]

January 24, 2017

Try The World- Thailand

This year was the second year that we hosted Christmas at our house. Typically, my family goes out to Christmas breakfast, but this year we decided to host a dinner! At first, I was a little nervous, because we were going to be coming back from my fiancé’s family christmases, and then hosting my parents […]

December 28, 2016

Hosting For The Holidays

I recently discovered a new subscription box called “Try The World,” which has turned out to be a great way to try new foods and learn about other cultures. These boxes of gourmet delicacies have delicious treats and recipes for you to experience foods from around the world. My first box that I received was the Paris Box, […]

November 21, 2016

Try The World – Paris Box