Our first time hosting a”Tasting Party”!

Some tips and recipes if you are planning to host a “tasting party”! We turned our Oscar viewing party into an annual tasting party and it is a fun event we look forward to every year! The easy recipes I used were for salmon bites, gazpacho, and no bake cheesecake. Enjoy!

Etiquette for Visiting the Brand-New Mom

Etiquette for visiting the brand new mom and dad, either in the hospital or at home. Becoming a parent is overwhelming, and many family members and friends are so excited to see the new baby that they forget to treat the new mom and dad with respect. A few tips on setting boundaries and being polite during your first visits with the new parents!

Baby’s First Mariners Game!

Things to know when taking your baby to their first Seattle Mariner’s game! A fun Seattle-area family activity for all.

My Most Favorite Chocolate Fudge Cake Recipe

The best chocolate cake recipe in the world! A chocolate cake recipe handed down from my mom to me, and now my daughter loves it too. This was my most favorite birthday cake recipe growing up!

Beardsley Public House

If you have read a few of my previous posts, you should be getting the feeling that leaving downtown Seattle was a HUGE deal for us. One of the biggest deals for me was leaving such a unique foodie scene. We ate out several times a week and were SUPER spoiled being a block away…

Cauliflower purée soup

A simple and healthy cauliflower puree soup. It can be made vegetarian, or dressed up with some crab meat or scallops too!