cinco de mayo

Must Make Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

by Courtney on May 5, 2014


Hey friends! After a LONG day of travel yesterday, I’m finally back home and have been reunited with my boys. It feels so good to be home! The entire weekend was an absolute blast, and I cannot wait to give you all a full recap or two. But until I’m able to get my life […]


WIAW: Saturday at the Blend Retreat

by Courtney on May 9, 2012

So I figured that since I’ve been filling you in with all of my Blend Retreat recaps for the past couple days, today would be the perfect day to give you all another one…foodie style. How fitting, right? Now I’m sure many of you have seen other recaps including the food at Blend this past […]


Margarita Cake for Cinco de Mayo

by Courtney on May 6, 2011


Last night was full of all my favorites: Good friends, good food, good booze. Mmmmhmmm. Once the clock struck 5:00, we fired up the margarita machine and toasted to the Cinco de Mayo festivities. To make the margaritas, I used some good ‘ol tequila, along with this Sinless Margarita mix. The company sent it to […]


Please Don’t Be Grossed Out

by Courtney on May 5, 2011


Hey Hey! How’s everyone’s Cinco de Mayo going so far? Anyone dig into a margarita yet?? (It’s ok, I won’t tell.) This morning, I had a few things to take care of…first up, blood work. (Notice the creeper and his favorite toy about a foot away…he must have been trying to work off those beers […]


Cody Celebrates Cinco de Mayo

by Courtney on May 5, 2011


Happy Cinco de Mayo! Cody woke up ready to get his celebration on this morning. I guess I never realized that he had a little Mexican in him… I suppose that’s what I get for finding a stray cat in the woods. ******** Workout I already know that I want an extra margarita tonight, so […]


Lunch In A Wine Glass

by Courtney on May 4, 2011


What is it about eating out of a wine glass that just makes lunch so much more fun? Some days, I’m so hungry that I couldn’t care less about what my food looks like. Other days, I have a really fun time making my meals look puuurty. I can actually remember when I was still […]


Leftovers "Pump Me Up"

by Courtney on May 6, 2010

Lunch today was pretty good, but I didn’t take any pictures to show you!  Sorry!  I was out with a few of my friends and co-workers and I don’t know if they even know much about my blog.  I was going back and forth…“should I, shouldn’t I?” but ultimately I decided not to since I […]


Happy Cinco de Mayo!

by Courtney on May 5, 2010

Happy Cinco de Mayo! In case you didn’t know, here’s some Fun Facts about today: It is often confused with the Mexican Independence Day, which occurred on September 16, 1810, about 50 years earlier. Cinco de Mayo is one of more than 365 festivals celebrated by people of Mexican descent. The holiday was popularized in […]


Mmmm…Margarita Cake!

by Courtney on May 4, 2010

I skipped my normal BodyAttack class at the gym tonight so I could come home to start getting some things ready for a little Cinco de Mayo celebration that Jay and I are having tomorrow!  First on the agenda…Margarita Cake! Here’s the all-stars of this recipe! Before making the cake, you have to crush up […]