Lynette’s Bakery and Cafe, Aberdeen, NC

You guys. My cupcake addiction is getting out of hand. I cannot help it, my sweet tooth is out of control. It used to be I could settle for a  $0.99 supermarket cupcake and be happy as a pig in shit. But now? Now I have to seek out the over priced, over frosted, over decorated […]

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Lunch at Pinehurst Brewing Co.

I love spending an hour in the afternoon at a brewery. Something about sipping on an interesting beer, surrounded by like-minded people and the smell of hops just makes me a happy camper. My kids are good little brew-babies too. Being born in Colorado, they were at the epicenter of a world of breweries. Every […]

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Garlic Shrimp Alfredo

Pan-seared garlic shrimp with broccoli and pasta: Yum! We tossed it in a creamy, (lightened up) garlic alfredo sauce. Bonus: it contains NO dairy for my lactose intolerant self. Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 15 minutes Total Time 25 minutes Servings 4 ish Ingredients: 1 box of angel hair pasta, or your favorite shape 2 cups frozen or fresh broccoli 1 pound medium shrimp peeled and deveined […]

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Sweet Carolina Ice Cream, Aberdeen , NC

Well, I’m lactose intolerant. Very lactose intolerant. But if you’ve ever stood on the street in front of the new Sweet Carolina Ice Cream shop in Aberdeen, NC then you know how hard it is to resist going in. The smell of their homemade waffle cones drifts tantalizingly down the street and despite all my […]

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