Born to Rum: Hosting a Summer Tiki Party

There’s nothing better than a summer night. Right, Danny and Sandy? Sure, you could just host a barbecue and have some friends over to enjoy nights like these. But, why not take it to the next level and throw an elaborate summer tiki party? This year I threw my second tiki party (that makes itContinue reading “Born to Rum: Hosting a Summer Tiki Party”

Make It Mini: Convert Your Favorite Pie Recipe to Individual Pies

Pie is great. I love almost everything about pieā€”the versatility, the relative ease, the not-being-cake. The only thing I don’t like about pie is serving it. That fateful moment where everyone watches you make a mess of your once-pristine dessert. That first slice is always a minor travesty. No amount of whipped cream can coverContinue reading “Make It Mini: Convert Your Favorite Pie Recipe to Individual Pies”

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Start A Cookbook Club

Back in January 2016, I made a resolution: I was going to start a cookbook club. I had read about cookbook clubs many months before, but wasn’t sure it was something that I could do. Admittedly, I wasn’t a great cook. Cooking meat terrified me (JK it still does). I didn’t know how people wereContinue reading “How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Start A Cookbook Club”