The Elysee Hotel

New York is filled with beautiful hotels. Finding the perfect one can sometimes be difficult. I really feel that I hit the jackpot with The Elysee hotel. Upon arriving we were greeted by the doorman that took out car to valet. Upon entering the hotel it’s like you’re stepping back in time, but it’s a chic…

Warm Pumpkin Salad

Pumpkins are a staple for fall decor and food. I love everything pumpkin.  I’m that person that will have everything pumpkin as soon as October hits. I love to incorporate it in my cooking. I’m lucky enough that my store carries per cut and peeled pieces.  I like to make warm salads during the cooler…

Crystal Springs Resort Grand Cascades Lodge

I had the pleasure of taking my family to Crystal Springs resort’s the Grand Cascades lodge. Upon arrival to the resort you traverse a beautiful road up to the top of a mountain, but this is after passing fields of Sunflowers and arriving in the town of Hamburg, New Jersey. This place is huge with views all…

Captain Morgan Grapefruit Rum Punch

This is a sponsored post. Memorial Day is finally here.  It is the kick off to summer cocktails and BBQ parties in my book. We all want that refreshing cocktail in the summer that doesn’t require a lot of work.  This grapefruit rum punch, with Prosecco and a touch of Brandy can become a staple…

Peas that Please

Peas are not in a lot of people’s forte.  It just seems very plain with nothing too crazy about it;  So people tend to keep passing it on at the table.  I think with this recipe you will want to give it a try; not once, but twice.  These peas are perfect for any special…