Shingled Sweet Potatoes

Shingled Sweet Potato Recipes by Cashmere & Cocktails

Sweet potatoes: yet another food that my partner and I disagree on. If you follow this blog, you may have already heard me discuss the household food wars that occasionally occur.  Items like mint and pumpkin, for instance, are a source of disagreement when it comes to certain recipes. While my partner likes MOST things […]

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Roasted Parsnip Soup

Parsnip Soup Recipe - Cashmere & Cocktails

Alright, so I don’t normally post food on the blog that I didn’t cook myself, but I feel this parsnip soup was somewhat of a collaborative effort. You see, I was standing in the kitchen while my boyfriend made it, then I photographed it and ate it. That makes it kind of mine too, right? […]

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Leek and Lima Bean Soup

Leek and Lima Bean Soup - Cashmere & Cocktails Blog

Am I the only one out there who feels like a bag of milk lately? All of a sudden, I find myself having to inhale deeply to button my jeans, my fingers are starting to look like sausages thanks to all of the salty (and delicious) foods I’ve been eating and worse yet, my bloated […]

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Zuppa Toscana Soup

Zuppa Toscana Soup Recipe - Cashmere & Cocktails

From the months of January to April, I would gladly hibernate with the bears. Seriously folks, it’s hella cold in my part of the world. Tomorrow’s forecast reads -29°C and my one wish is to be in a place where the only thing frozen is my margarita. Unfortunately, this isn’t my current reality so I […]

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White Peppermint Hot Chocolate

White Peppermint Hot Chocolate - Cashmere & Cocktails

Welp, it’s December. Not quite sure how the jerk snuck up on me, but the month of merry and joy has leapt from the shadows and tackled me to the freakin’ ground. December, you sleigh riding Ho-Ho-ing asshole, you’ve royally screwed me. I’ve accomplished next to nothing thus far in terms of decorations and gifts, […]

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Overnight Oats ~ Five Ways

Overnight Oats Recipes - Cashmere & Cocktails

Do your mornings look like the scene from Home Alone when they forget Kevin? Mine do. They’re generally a wild scramble of tossing clothes at the kids, making a breakfast to go and hustling them out the door only to return because someone (often myself) has forgotten something. So when I discovered overnight oats, it […]

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Pumpkin Crumb Muffins

Happy First Day of Fall! And you know what that means; pumpkin EVERYTHING! At the risk of sounding basic, I fully admit that I fucking love pumpkin. Whether it be in a pie, a muffin or latte, you best believe I’m there for it. So when fall hits and I fish out the sweaters and […]

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Macadamia Nut Cookies

Soft, thick and chewy (no, I’m not referring to my derrière), these macadamia nut cookies are AH-mazing. I will go ahead and admit that I had them for breakfast two mornings in a row because; 1. I like to think that this is a judgment-free zone and 2. I don’t really care what anyone thinks […]

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Classic Beef Stew

With five humans under one roof, the struggle to please everyone in the kitchen is real. I’ve come to the conclusion that our children will make a fuss about dinner every night just for the sake of arguing. Recently, I had an Oprah Ah-ha moment and realized that there simply isn’t a way to please […]

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Cinnamon Pecan Knots

Listen up, amigos; if you’re hosting brunch and want to wow your guests, these tasty fuckers are the way to go. These cinnamon roll – soft pretzel hybrids are sweet, buttery perfection and I may or may not have eaten four in one sitting (don’t judge me until you try them). I’ll be the first […]

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