Good Eats · Indulgences · Out and About

2 Year Blog-iversary!

A Girl & A Garnish turns 2 – yippee! The past year was full of lots of exciting things: a big move, lots of travels, and even more foodie adventures. Let’s mark the occasion with a roundup of my top 10 personal favorite posts from the past year! Pop open the bubbly…   Foodie Diary: Montego Bay… Continue reading 2 Year Blog-iversary!


Classic Dirty Gin Martini

As a [semi] sophisticated woman in my late twenties, I’ve had to retire by tallboy PBR days for a more classic [and classy] cocktail choice – enter the Dirty Martini. Until recently, I wouldn’t dare try to make such a drink at home – I’m more of a wine pourer, than mixologist. However, I stumbled upon a… Continue reading Classic Dirty Gin Martini

Good Eats · Indulgences · Out and About

A Girl & A Garnish Turns 1!

Today marks the one year anniversary of A Girl & A Garnish [wohoo!]. I’ve definitely learned a lot through out the past year & look forward to MANY more years of blogging! Let’s celebrate with a roundup of my top 10 personal favorite posts from the past year [and maybe a glass of champagne]…

Indulgences · Sweet Treats

Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes & Maple Pecan Frosting

Holiday season is officially in full effect! Not only are the holidays great for spending time with family, they’re also the best time to food. Inspired by a recipe from Yummy Crumble that I tweaked a bit, I whipped up these Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes that are fit to be the perfect ending to a Thanksgiving feast. The… Continue reading Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes & Maple Pecan Frosting


Nectarine & Cranberry Sangria

As summer is on its way out – cue “Summertime Sadness” – there’s no better way to bid it farewell than with a fruity sangria! The beauty of sangria is that you really can’t go wrong, regardless of what fruit, wine, or mixers you decide to mix together. This Nectarine & Cranberry Sangria recipe I’ve concocted is… Continue reading Nectarine & Cranberry Sangria