7 Charleston Farmers Markets Not To Miss (And How They're Saving The Planet)

7 Charleston Farmers Markets Not To Miss (And How They're Saving The Planet)

I had an epiphany during a recent trip down to Florida: I really hate grocery stores. 


Fortunately, we’re really spoiled here in Charleston and have a farmers market almost every single day of the week!

I challenged myself to make it to as many farmers markets as possible in a two week span, and behold: 7 Charleston Farmers Markets Not To Miss!

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Mulberry Strawberry Basil Shrub: Savor the Season

Mulberry Strawberry Basil Shrub: Savor the Season

I love the ritual of savoring a beverage, no matter what it is.

But you get bonus points if it’s a homemade mulberry shrub made from foraged berries!

Today on the blog, how and why we’re going to savor the season all summer long. Pinkies out, bottoms up! Let’s do this.

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Kumquat Cardamom Liqueur Recipe (Waste Not Want Not Challenge)

Kumquat Cardamom Liqueur Recipe (Waste Not Want Not Challenge)

Whenever you stumble across backyard-grown, pesticide-free, locally-grown food, you absolutely should make the most of it. 

After wading through oodles of kumquats in my last Waste Not Want Not Challenge, I decided to use up the last of the kumquats in quick and easy kumquat cardamom liqueur... which was a well deserved treat after a long working weekend! 

Click through for the step by step on making kumquat infused vodka, kumquat cardamom vodka liqueur, and a Spiced Kumquat Splash! 

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Honest Review: 5 Eco-friendly Red Wines for Under $16

Honest Review: 5 Eco-friendly Red Wines for Under $16

If there's one thing I'm good at, it's drinking wine. I basically majored in it in college.

That, however, doesn't mean I can afford the most expensive vino - especially not when trying to buy organic or ethical products on a budget. So today on the blog: a first foray into buying greener, more ethical wines.

Because while I might be buying wine on a budget, that doesn't mean I want it to TASTE like I'm buying wine on a budget.

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Sour Orange Limoncello

Sour Orange Limoncello

I love my family.

But there is no way any of us are getting through the holidays without booze. 

Which brings me to my next Waste Not, Want Not project: Sour Orange Limoncello! It's bright, orangey goodness. Click through for the recipe!

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