Strawberry-Peach Brown Betty + Spiced Rum Chantilly Cream

Last weekend I was browsing though some old cookbooks, and I found a Better Homes and Gardens cookbook with an entire chapter on betties!  I’ve made a crisp, I’ve made a cobbler, I’ve even made a clafouti, but I’ve never, ever made a betty!  Until now, that is…. 😀 In appearance, a betty looks very much like a crisp.  So […]

Pearls + Girls Dines Al Fresco + GIVEAWAY

  Tis the season for dining al fresco!  Is there anything better than enjoying a meal with friends and family while basking in the sunshine (or moonlight)?  And the food, oh the food, grilled fish and burgers, simple salads with a dash of olive oil and a squeeze of lemon, seasonal fruit desserts, freshly churned ice cream or […]

Grapefruit Muffins + Tequila Glaze

Alright, I’m gonna go there.  TEQUILA.  It’s my second favorite boozy beverage.  After wine, I love me a glass of Chardonnay.  I’m also gonna go here.  GRAPEFRUIT.  I ate one every day while I was pregnant with each of my daughters, but rarely have eaten one since lol.  Just to be clear, I’m not recommending […]