the lynhall

This June Minneapolis welcomed a new face onto the dining scene, The Lynhall. The Lyndale Street establishment pairs a tasteful interior with a coffee bar, lunch/dinner menu, and an actual bar come happy hour time. The space also features a private dining area that is available for rent, an outdoor patio, and an incubator kitchen. A […]

high holy day

I am a fanatic when it comes to all things donut related AND today is National Donut Day. Historical fact… National Donut Day started in 1938 by The Salvation Army, as a fundraiser to help the needy and to honor the women who served doughnuts to the soldiers during World War I. My birthday this […]

ILĀ: Essentials for a beautiful home

Sunday Suppers is a food community created in Brooklyn by Karen Mordechai, which began 6 years ago hosting friends in her home. Focused on gathering together and creating simple delicious meals, her cookbook has become a staple in my kitchen. ILĀ is the Kickstarter campaign created to grow the Sunday Suppers family to include a product line. With sea salts, […]

we be jammin’

  Who doesn’t love jam? Summer berries are the perfect opportunity to take a wack at making your own homemade jam. My mother (the jam pro) and I went to The Berry Patch in Forest Lake (up north) as Minnesotans refer to everything north of the Twin Cities. We picked 8 pints of raspberries in 90 […]