Derby Hats!

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Stay, Play and Eat at the Derby

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You know you’re in Kentucky for the Derby when you step off the plane in the Louisville airport and get handed Bourbon Balls! While the Derby itself is only about two minutes in length, the activities that surround this great American horse race … [Read more...]

Gail Simmons & Derby Day

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It’s hard to believe it’s already a week ago that I was at Churchill Downs. The weekend was filled with so many activities, one of which was to meet celebrity Top Chef judge Gail Simmons and have breakfast with her the morning of the … [Read more...]

Churchill Downs & Kentucky Oaks

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For the Love of Leaves ~ Pure Leaf Iced Tea ~ Fresh Brewed Taste

Growing up in Canada my experience with iced tea is somewhat different than the typical American one. This is what iced tea looks like in Canada: It’s not common for people to actually brew black tea there and then ice it down to make iced tea, I … [Read more...]

Taste of Derby ~ A Celebration of Cuisine & Racing

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Kentucky Derby Inspired Iced Tea from Pure Leaf

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Wow, I can’t believe that I already leave for the Kentucky Derby tomorrow! There are a few things that are iconic to the Derby; The Hot Brown, a sandwich made at The Brown where we’ll be staying, the hats, and Mint Juleps of course! I had the … [Read more...]

What do Roses, Horses and Me, Have in Common?

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