Sara in the City

Living Walls

I have this thing for walls… No really I do. I’m from small, SMALL town Alabama. I moved to the city after finishing college, and always wanted my city to be Atlanta. Atlanta has always had a gravitational pull on me. Once I began to explore the city, I noticed a multitude of fantastic local […]

Memorial Day Staycation

It’s almost Memorial Day, and everyone at work and on social media is buzzing about their plans. Talk of beaches, lakes and out of town may have you thinking that Atlanta is going to be a ghost town this weekend. But if you’re like me, and are planning on staying in the city, here are […]

Spicy Tomato Shakshuka

In a not so distant past, eggs were just eggs to me. I only ate the egg whites, and wrinkled my nose at the thought of runny yolks. Then, all of a sudden, I decided to give those runny yolks a go. It’s as if my world changed in an instant. Runny yolks are AMAZING… […]

Stone Fruit Salad with Honey Whipped Cream

Generally sweets aren’t my thing. I’ll take cheese, olives or a variety of dips over a cupcake any day. But, when the sweet tooth craving does hit, this is one of my go to recipes. Fruit salad can have a bad rap. Canned fruit swimming in mystery cream may pop into your mind. This is […]

Strawberry Gingerade Smash

Ingredients: Strawberries Lemonade Ginger Simple Syrup (recipe below) Bourbon Ice Directions: Muddle two strawberries in a glass, add ice In a cocktail shaker- add one shot ginger simple syrup (see below), two shots of bourbon, ½ cup lemonade and ice Shake for 20 seconds Pour strained cocktail over strawberry/ice mixture ENJOY! ((Yield two drinks)) photos: […]