Smithey Skillet Review: Perfect Cast Iron Egg Pan

Smithey Skillet Review: Perfect Cast Iron Egg Pan

Did you know that there is an ideal egg pan that is non-stick and non-toxic? The Smithey Skillet No. 8 cast iron skillet is the ideal egg pan. What's ideal? A pan that won't leach dangerous chemicals into your food while allowing your eggs to slide around without...

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Minimalist, Modern Milo Cast Iron Review

Minimalist, Modern Milo Cast Iron Review

I've been obsessed with cast iron cooking for three months. My food has never been better and somehow I'm under budget on my groceries. As someone who spends an insane amount of money on groceries, this is meaningful. We've been eating fairly healthy and homemade, and...

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Easy Vanilla Orange Olive Oil Cake Recipe

Easy Vanilla Orange Olive Oil Cake Recipe

Ever since my son and I shared a fabulous meal in Vancouver at Ask For Luigi, I've been meaning to try to make Olive Oil Cake because thier's was so good. And ever since I started cooking with cast iron, my cooking and baking has reached new levels. It's given me the...

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Stargazer Cast Iron Skillet Review: Functional Art

Stargazer Cast Iron Skillet Review: Functional Art

My obsession with cast iron skillets has led me to this beautiful Stargazer Skillet. Look at it. Don't you love that star on the helper handle? It's even more beautiful on the bottom where you can see the date stamped as well. I love that retro-ish starburst, it's...

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Field Skillet Review: Cast Iron I Can’t Live Without

Field Skillet Review: Cast Iron I Can’t Live Without

You know how important something is to you by asking "What would I grab if the house was burning down?" Apart from living creatures and photos, my answer was always my blender because I didn't want to be without my green smoothies. Well that has changed and now it is...

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2018 HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE for MODERN TRAVELERS

2018 HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE for MODERN TRAVELERS

Here are my picks for holiday gifts for travelers, adventurers and those enjoying home sweet home. Hope you all have a season filled with Comfort and Joy! The O-Venture Rose Gold Big O Bracelet Bag & Coordinating Key Ring is something festive for the modern...

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Girlfriends Getaway: Bainbridge Island

Girlfriends Getaway: Bainbridge Island

When was the last time you got away with the girls? Bainbridge Island, Washington is the perfect destination for a girlfriends weekend getaway. It's easy, it has luxurious amenities that feel like a special treat, beautiful outdoors for a rejuvenating dose of nature,...

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Rogue Ales Newport Brewpub & Headquarters

Rogue Ales Newport Brewpub & Headquarters

Rogue is one of my favorite breweries. Top five for sure. Their beer is consistently good, and I love all the different flavors, like Chocolate Stout, Hazelnut Brown, Marionberry Sour, Cold Brew--I could go on. Right now they have a Pumpkin Patch Ale that is out of...

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Coho Oceanfront Lodge Review, Lincoln City, Oregon Coast

Coho Oceanfront Lodge Review, Lincoln City, Oregon Coast

The Coho Oceanfront Lodge on the Oregon Coast in Lincoln City is a comfortable, somewhat luxurious hotel located right on the beach. We stayed in a Fireplace suite, and if you need a separate bedroom situation, this is definitely the room you want. This hotel has...

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Pelican Brewing, Pacific City

Pelican Brewing, Pacific City

Pelican Brewing in Pacific City sits on the most gorgeous real estate, you feast as much on the views as you do on the food and drink. The Haystack Rock is the focal point of these views, and the ocean, which changes form and light throughout your meal. It's stunning....

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