Sangria

Tis the season, the fruit is going to start coming in season, white wine time is upon us. This drink looks amazing for sitting in the backyard, soaking up the sun and the flavors. Via Gourmet. Pedro Ligero’s White Sangria Azulete 2/3 cup fresh lime juice 2/3 cup Pimm’s No. 1 Cup 2/3 cup vodka […]

Big Ears

Anyone who ever complains about Knoxville being boring or not enough happening is insane and also wasn’t downtown this weekend. From Big Ears, to Dogwood sculptures going up along Gay Street, to KnoEars, to a Red Bull chariot race on Market Square, to an Ampient extravaganza at Java, it was HOPPING. So much fun, so […]

Recipes that you don’t eat

I’m a sucker for home remedies. I generally loose interest in a purchased product after about 3 uses…So making my own is a better investment! The other day I found these recipes on Design Sponge. Click for the full post. There are lots more recipes. A Well Oiled Machine The Goods: -2-3 Tbsp. sweet almond, […]

K Vintner

Last year I was lucky enough to be invited last minute out to Blackberry Farm for one of their amazing food and wine events. The vintner was Charles Smith of K Vintners. We are able to purchase quite a few of his wines here in Knoxville both at Downtown Wine and Spirits and Harvest Towne […]

Lovely and Epic Oysters

Saturday was our second annual oyster brunch here at the house. So far we’ve done it on a bit of a whim each time and lucked out both times. This year the day was absolutely perfect, full sun, warm, lovely friends and great food. My friend Jen was going to go by pants. She left […]