Not all soups have to be rich and heavy to satisfy a craving for a warm, hearty meal in the cold of winter. Tired of creamy potato chunks dominating our soup options, we went in search of something hot without being starchy. This tasty Thai Coconut Shrimp Soup hits the spot with a warm coconut milk base, while accents of bright ginger and lemongrass make for a refreshing alternative to traditional cold… read more
Dressed up comfort food. Uptown cocktails. That’s The Porch Restaurant‘s mantra. After opening its doors in 2007, the Dallas-based Porch has seen nothing but success and rave reviews. With a quintessential Southern menu and exquisite cocktails, there’s no surprise it’s a favorite among the folks of Texas. Executive Chef Adam West also puts an extra emphasis on Southern Texan culture when creating menu items. Local favorites include the Smoked Ham… read more
If you are looking for the perfect beverage for your next Gatsby-inspired, Prohibition-era party, look no further. The Pink Lady Cocktail will pack a historically accurate punch. And, it’s pretty! The Pink Lady was the drink of high society ladies after the Prohibition era ended in 1933. The Lady was incredibly popular at the Southern Yacht Club in New Orleans during the Prohibition era. Due to the low quality of gin… read more
Beautiful transformations happen at Lamon Luther. Salvaged wood becomes exquisite pieces of furniture, and once-broken and hopeless men metamorphose into skilled artisans with dignity and purpose. This is the story of those craftsmen and the reclaiming of their futures.
The perfect, cute slouchy tee… we all know the cozy feeling. You’ve scoured the racks for hours and you still can’t find that flawless one you have pictured in your mind. It’s comfortable enough to wear when you really don’t feel like getting ready, but it’s a step above a regular tee so you don’t look like you just rolled out of bed (even if you really did). Whether you’re… read more
Arguably the easiest dessert treat you could ever make, Puppy Chow isn’t just a one-note munchie. This well-known snack is getting a little holiday remix, thanks to the kind folks at Deliciously Yum. We couldn’t help but share this recipe for Peppermint Oreo Muddy Buddies for the upcoming holiday season. Our idea of easy is a short list of just a few things, but quick preparation time and microwave-friendly always catch our eye. This Christmas candy… read more