April Showers Bring May Flowers

A rainy April day in Saint Paul, Minnesota. But its okay because things are slowly greening up. I’m so excited to see the tree buds bloom. Spring is here!

Small Plate #5

Final plate for our #eastersunday meal. Toasted gluten-free pumpkin spice waffle, #traderjoes vanilla dairy-free ice cream, cinnamon brown sugar honey and maple syrup glazed on top. If you can have dairy, add a sprinkle of chocolate covered sunflower seeds.

Small Plate #4

Small (4lb) ham, for two, glazed with cinnamon brown sugar honey, maple syrup, salt, pepper, cumin, and speared with some pineapple chunks. Cooked in a mixture of 1/2 cup of equal parts- water and fresh pineapple juice. Ham 325° 20 minutes per pound #food #foodie #foodphotography #blogger #blog #bloggerlife #cooking #recipes #midwest

Small Plate #3

Small plate #3 for #eastersunday Butternut squash soap with Gluten-free cranberry toast #cookingblogger #saintpaulminnesota #minnesota #bloggerlife #minnesotagirl #midwestbloggers #juliebird #foodblogger #food

Small Plate #1

Small dinner plate #1 for #eastersunday. Combine greens beans, cubed pears, salt and pepper in a frying pan with truffle olive oil for 10 – 15 minutes. Spread out a thin layer of mustard aioli and add the fried mixture. Top with fresh cracked pistachios. #saintpaulminnesota #minnesota #bloggerlife #minnesotagirl #midwestbloggers #juliebird #foodblogger #food #foodie #foodblogger…

New Buffet Table

My soon-to-be husband put our new buffet table together. It took a while, but another good quality product from #wayfair

Rainy Day

The rain started this morning and it’s supposed to continue throughout the day. I love rain. I feel it can be cleansing. It’s also a perfect day to curl up with a good book, tea and cozy blanket. Too bad I’m stuck at work… I’m sporting my mustard color dress with dark grey leggings and…

Saturday

I started my morning with yoga at Union Depot and it was absolutely delightful. After yoga we went to Saint Dinette, on 5th Street, for brunch. I loved my breakfast! I’d highly recommend going there. It’s in Lowertown, Saint Paul. Then played pool with a friend and finished my night with homemade tamales.

Slow Moving

Saint Paul, Minnesota is moving slow this morning. We had on and off snow showers with a mix of ice from the previous day. Drive safe friends of Saint Paul!