Posts Written OnSeptember 2015

Girl Crush: Stacey Ferguson

  I discovered Stacey Ferguson back in 2010 because she’s a fellow foodie who also happens to be a blogger. And, you know, I’m a foodie blogger, too. But anyone who knows Stacey will tell you, that’s only scratching the surface. She’s inspired so many other women through mentoring, leadership, and things like Blogalicious—which, by the way, is headed BACK to Maryland, this week! I had the pleasure of attending when it was in Washington, D.C., a couple years ago, and it was a wonderful experience…so full of life, diversity, and fun! Read on to find out why we asked…

Cranberry Almond Couscous Salad

  It’s always nice when you’re able to find a side dish that goes beyond the usual potato or pasta salads, chips and dip, or baked beans. Not that any of those are bad, of course. I love a good old fashioned creamy potato salad! But sometimes you need a make ahead, wow the crowd, side that’s unique. You know, so you don’t end up being one of five onion dips on the buffet table. Sometimes you need a side that can be served cold OR at room temp, and doesn’t leave you fraught with worry over sitting outside for…

What We Love: August 2015 - Marley Spoon

  Even though we’re still reasonably ensconced in summer, there’s a glimmer of fall out there. Leaves are kissed with yellows, and at night it’s cool enough to sleep with the windows open. Well, at least most of the nights—it’s Maryland, which means it can be 70°F and pleasant one day, and 100°F and oppressive the next. That said, the beginning of fall is pretty great. You can wear your skinny jeans, a scarf, and a cute lightweight sweater, but still toss on sandals and forget about a jacket. Beautiful. What We Love: August 2015 The ladies of Pursuit didn’t travel as…