Category Archives: Cooking & Baking

Smooth(ie) Sailing

Way back when, I was a big smoothie person. ‘Caribbean Way’ from Smoothie King was my jam. I can’t tell you the last time I had a smoothie until this past week, though. I was leaving the gym, and the cafe where I workout makes delicious smoothies, so I figured, what the heck, let’s get […]

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All Things Almond

I’m on a major almond kick lately. It’s kind of out of control, but not surprising. Whenever I start to like a new food or a new restaurant or get back into a food I used to eat, it’s all I eat for weeks on end. Creature of habit, for sure. So, almonds. I like […]

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Planning a Spring Brunch

Spring is in the air (sort of, kind of, not really, but hopefully soon), and there’s nothing quite like flowers blooming, warmer weather, and sunny days to get you in the mood for a beautiful brunch party. I love to entertain, as I’ve said before, and I’ve even touched upon a spring brunch way back […]

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Gifts Gifts and More Gifts: FOODIE

Whether your friend/colleague/family member is a self proclaimed ‘foodie’ or even if not, a gift of food is ALWAYS a good idea. I don’t know anyone who would be disappointed in receiving FOOD. Sweet? Savory? You pick. I’ve rounded up my top 4 ‘foodie’ gifts out there, and now I’m salivating from them, so I’m […]

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Gifts Gifts and More Gifts: MEN

I know, I know, it’s been a tad quiet in these parts lately. SORRY. I hope you’ll forgive me and continue to read FPTP! I know you’ve probably seen more than enough gift guides this season on every website out there (and have you seenΒ this gem of a gift guide? Real. Funny. Unique. LOVE. #meganrules […]

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Couscous

A few weeks back I was getting brunch with a friend at Brick & SpoonΒ (if you live in Houston and haven’t been, I HIGHLY recommend), and I decided to order the couscous. OK, I know that doesn’t sound like a brunch option, but I guess I was feeling adventurous. And let me tell you, I […]

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The Lineup

What a week! Last weekend was my bachelorette party, and I think I’m still recovering from it. It was definitely, hands down, the best weekend of my life, but I’m still exhausted (totally worth it!!). Β This week has been a week of playing catch up with work, organizing, and all those fun things. I hope […]

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The Lineup

1. Next time you plan a trip, use this article on the best times to book a flight. 2. After reading about all theseΒ face brushes, I seriously need to revamp my collection. 3. Check out how the busiest of women stay fit and tone their butt (sans squats)! 4. I love cereal, and I can’t […]

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