I never gave Gypsy Joynt much thought from the outside, but as soon as you step into the restaurant, it doesn’t take you long to get into the groove of the atmosphere. Everything and anything dangles from the ceiling cascading down, and blends in with the walls. It’s a great family dinning place when you are spending your vacation on…

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Porch Café. Best food on the island. It’s right by the ocean with the best ‘extensive wine collection’. Not only do they have the best selection for every pallet tasting wine but also the best tasting food on the island. The wine and the atmosphere go hand-and-hand, so why wouldn’t the food be just as extensive! You see, Porch Café…

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Fall draws me to comfort food. I think mostly to baking because I LOVE to bake. I really enjoy making cookies, but chocolate is and always will be the love of my life. While I’m taking part in blogging adventures this is allowing me to dig back into my creative side. I’ve been longing for those calm, cozy autumn days…

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Working on a fun project for the blog and wanted to share my first recipe out of the, “Drinking with the Saints” book from The Catholic Company. The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is coming up this month, (August 15) to be exact. Let us toast to the Blessed Virgin Mary with a cocktail. Traditionally the Assumption is one…

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Happy belated Easter! This Easter we gathered outside amongst the sun and sat down to a fresh mess of crawdads!! In the south that is just what you do on Easter Sunday. Right? Right! I must admit, I have a love/hate relationship with crawfish. I love to eat them. But I seem to NEVER get full on the little mud bugs! Plus, they are kind-of disgusting to peel apart.…

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