Blackberry Mint Summer Cocktail Recipe

Last night I wanted a cocktail.  I used a few simple ingredients from my fridge to throw together a cocktail to unwind after work.  This drink would be amazing for last minute entertaining due to its simplicity.  Also, it is visually appealing and an easy crowd pleaser. You can turn this cocktail into a non-alcoholic drink…Read more »

Outdoor Entertaining – with a hygge twist

Summer is just around the corner and I couldn’t be more excited!  The world is blooming and ready for adventures.  I enjoy sunshine, being outside and I love to entertain guests.  Summer isn’t exactly your notoriously cozy “sweater weather”.  So here are a few suggestions to elevate your summer patio decor with my favorite hygge accents.…Read more »

The Easiest Hot Buttered Rum Recipe

On rainy or snowy days nothing chases those blues away quite like hot buttered rum.  This epic and cozy drink will certainly boost everyone’s hygge spirits.  When I get home after a long day at work I don’t want to whip up an entire batter for only one hot buttered rum drink.  So I started experimenting…Read more »

A Little Cat-itude – my Gatsby’s take home advice on Hygge

Cats are born experts in hygge even though they don’t know it.  My cat Gatsby is a food goblin, a relaxation guru and the king of bounding around the house.  In typical cat fashion he does only the activities that make him happy.  As a result his inner hygge shines brightly.  He enjoys comfort food…Read more »