Cool Stuff – Food + Drink
“Wine Wednesday: Practical Tips for the Everyday Wineo”

Editor’s note: It’s our favorite part of the month, #WineWednesday with Marissa! This time she’s back and you’ll definitely want to bookmark it. She’s packed this post with all kinds of amazing tips to elevate your wine drinking in the most practical sense. Check out this edition of Wine Wednesday: Practical Tips for the Everyday Wineo. Wine Wednesday: Practical Tips for the Everyday Wineo: One of the things I love when […]

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“7 Easy Campsite Recipes”

If there’s one part of camping we love most, it’s the fireside dinner with friends and family. We love curating delicious meals for you to try, so we decided to put together our favorite camping recipes that are easy, but delicious. Have any that are your go-to favorites? Be sure to share them with us in the comments. 7 Easy Campsite Recipes: Campfire Pizza Our love for our cast iron […]

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“5 Things To Do to Get Your Yard Ready For Spring”

Can you tell that we are really, really excited for spring yet? We’ve discussed our obsession with tackling our window boxes, which is a great place to start, but now it’s time to move on to the big stuff — YOUR YARD. Like most things in life, it is best to do a little planning and prep work before jumping in (and having a meltdown at your local nursery). The […]

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“The Best Chili Recipes For Your Cold Weekend”

It’s been snowing this week in many places across the U.S., and these cold temps have us wanting to snuggle up by the fire with a nice big bowl of chili. The following are our favorite chili recipes you just have to make this winter.  Seriously, The Best Black Bean Chili There are only 9 natural, healthy and flavorful ingredients here and the prep time is only 10 minutes. We […]

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“Wine Wednesday: Pairing Wine With Your Favorite Takeout”

Editor’s note: Its #Winewednesday and this time Marissa is back with a special Valentine’s/”Galentine’s” treat, pairing wine with your favorite takeout food. This is basically the recipe for the perfect date night in or “Galentine’s” treat right out of Sex and The City. We are so excited to learn about all of Marissa’s recommendations! Wine Wednesday: Pairing Wine With Your Favorite Takeout One of the most wonderful inventions of our […]

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“Wine Wednesday: Pairing Wine with Game Meats”

Editor’s note: Marissa is back for wine Wednesday and this time she has something that will really impress at your next dinner party. There’s nothing quite like serving the fruits of your own hunt, and you definitely want your dish to shine. In order to do just that Marissa is here to teach us all about pairing wine with game meats, and it is for sure one you’re going to […]

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“How to Make Bone Broth”

Editor’s note: You may remember Anjuli from when she shared her major #pioneerskills  and taught us how to make bread out of a beer can. This time she is back to teach us all How to Make Bone Broth. Bone broth is basically pure magic, and very welcomed this time of year. We are so excited to share with all of you just how you can make it at home. How to Make Bone Broth: […]

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“Homemade Sauerkraut to Improve Your Gut Health”

This is a recipe for Homemade Sauerkraut to Improve Your Gut Health, but it is also a story of why I want you to have it. I spent much of 2017 getting my health on track. I was lucky to be raised by parents who believed in Nature’s healing powers, eating foods we grew, and supplementing with vitamins. For that reason I have considered myself a generally healthy person, which […]

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“Venison Braised in Quince Juice”

Last month I wrote to you about my grand quince experiment at Tulipwood. I was determined to conjure up more exciting quince recipes aside from our annual quince jelly. And so I dabbled in Quince Membrillo and Quince Pâte de Fruit. Well I also tried one more thing and it was sublime friends! I made Venison Braised in Quince Juice and I think you should make it immediately. And don’t […]

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“These Healthy Mocktail Alternatives will Make You Not Miss Alcohol”

Happy “National Hangover Day” and New Year! We know many of you, like us, may have been a bit over indulgent this holiday season and are looking to start with a fresh reset in January. Many like to begin the New Year by starting the Whole 30 diet or by simply cutting out alcohol all together with a “Sober January” or maybe you’re simply just wanting to limit your alcohol intake slightly […]

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