So who spent the summer saying “Yes Way to Rose”? Even though it is known for being the perfect summer wine, Rose actually pairs really well with spicy foods. It’s a great alternative to red wine. To showcase that, I created this Spicy Lentil Stir Fry dish to pair with your favorite Wines of Provence Rose. […]

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For our final St. Lucia adventure and my favorite by far, we headed over to Hotel Chocolate, a Boucan Estate. They offer a Tree to Bar experience where we learned how the different cocoa beans grow, got to plant our own cocoa bean tree, then make our own bar of chocolate. This was such a […]

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One of the most gorgeous places to visit on St. Lucia is the Diamond Falls Botanical Gardens. St. Lucia is a mountainous island with rich volcanic soil. Although most people think of the great beaches on St. Lucia, the center of the island is a rich jungle. The Diamond Falls Botanical Gardens are the oldest […]

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It’s fall y’all! Time to start checking off those fall bucket lists. Who’s going apple picking? I am all about apple recipes right now. Even better if you add a little bit of cinnamon. It makes the house smell heavenly! Today I have partnered with Pepperidge Farm® Puff Pastry Sheets to bring you Easy Apple […]

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Although our hotel in Soufriere had stunning, dramatic mountain jungle views & a private plunge pool, it didn’t have beach access. When in the Caribbean, you need beach access! Tucked in between the two Pitons is a stunning, white sand beach called Sugar Beach & a resort with the same name. Our hotel ran a […]

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For dinner on our first night in Soufriere we went to the Treehouse restaurant at Anse Chastnet followed by drinks at the famous Jade Mountain. You may recognize Jade Mountain from its appearance on the Bachelor, but let me tell you…it is so much better! We were staying at the nearby Stonefield Estate Resort and […]

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Every good cook has a fast fancy recipe in their back pocket. Something that looks and tastes fancy, but that can be done quickly. This poached salmon is a winner in that category. The hardest part is chopping the onions because the salmon only takes about 6 minutes to cook. One of my favorite things […]

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The first half of our trip to St. Lucia was spent at the Northern end of the island, relaxing in the sun, but that’s not all St. Lucia has to offer. Once we were fully relaxed, it was time for some adventure.  So we packed up & headed down to the Southern part of the […]

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