White Truffle Mac & Cheese

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Y’all. We need to talk. I ate seven cups of cheese. BUT NOT IN ONE SITTING! Hear me out before you judge… When I try new recipes for the first time, I typically try to follow the recipe to the … Continue reading

Let’s get crafty! [Gilded Champagne Flutes]

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Things have been getting pretty crafty in my apartment lately….and I mean that in the most Martha Stewart of ways. Check out these beauties: These were seriously the easiest things EVER to make. It took me, mayyyybe, a minute and … Continue reading

Pumpkin Pasta w/ Brown Butter, Pancetta & Pine Nuts

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This is my feeble attempt at recreating my most favorite pasta dish OF ALL TIME (seriously) from The Lazy Goat right here in Greenville.  I’ve talked about it before, and yes, I’m talking about it again. It’s THAT good. They … Continue reading

Bourbon Vanilla Apple Butter

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Growing up, apple picking always seemed to be the thing to do when the weather started to get that chill in the air every time the wind blew. I have pretty vivid memories of sticking my feet into the freezing … Continue reading

The Spice & Tea Exchange – Smoky Caprese Salad

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Let me preface this post with: I am in no way being compensated for writing about this store. In fact, quite the opposite. When new stores and restaurants come into town, I’m one of the FIRST in line to check … Continue reading

Celebrate the flavors of summer! – Tomato, Basil & Brie Pasta

Some things just taste like a season, you know? Like sage and nutmeg. It’s always incredible to me how a tiny pinch of nutmeg or the most subtle flavor of sage in a dish can instantly make it taste like … Continue reading

Figs 3 Ways – Super fast appetizers are the best!

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I mentioned this briefly in one of my earlier posts, but it’s funny how you take things for granted when you’re younger. Visiting my grandparents in Georgia always involved home-grown blueberries, Granddaddy’s prized wax beans, and fresh figs picked off … Continue reading

Post-Holiday check in!

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Hello!! I hope everyone had a good holiday. Fourth of July is one of my favorites. I’m not sure why, exactly, but I think it has something to do with always being at home with family and being on the … Continue reading