cyrano’s cafe | restaurant

A few weeks ago N and I decided to go on a little impromptu date night at one of my favorite places, Cyrano’s. Since patio dining is all the rage now, that’s where we sat. What started out as a muggy and ridiculously hot day turned into a cooler evening, and we were happy to… Continue reading cyrano’s cafe | restaurant

peppe’s apt 2 | restaurant

I’ve passed by Peppe’s Apt 2 driving to and from areas in Kirkwood for a few years, and this past weekend, I finally got to check it out. I can safely say it surpassed all of my expectations and has earned a spot as a firm favorite in our “special occasion” evening out category. I… Continue reading peppe’s apt 2 | restaurant

easy side | garlicky lemon asparagus

Hi friends! A quick, craveable, down and dirty side dish for you today: garlicky lemon asparagus. Or zucchini. Or carrots. Or pretty much any vegetable. With the days s l o w l y starting to warm up, I’ve been craving fresh, zingy, vegetables at all hours – this is our current favorite. Just look… Continue reading easy side | garlicky lemon asparagus

pivní guláš | goulash with beer

I’m back! I took a two week quarantine from this site I guess. So, while everyone is staying home (for the most part) as much as possible, I’m here to introduce you to a pretty much pantry-staple friendly recipe that happens to be one of my favorites. I make it once a month (at least)… Continue reading pivní guláš | goulash with beer