This recipe by local chef Billy Murray of Lobster Lady Seafood Market & Bistro serves four.

Inside Cape Coral Lifestyle’s Cookie Jar

"Christmas is always a special time around our house," Cape Coral resident Alicia Reese says. "Even though I’m an adult now, my mother and I have held the tradition of going out on Christmas Eve to hand-deliver our festive cookies since I was a girl. Our friends and family love them and hand-delivering a homemade treat is a great way to…

Craft & Cocktail

Add a half cup of cucumber slices and 2 tablespoons of basil ribbons to 1 cup of gin.
Refrigerate overnight. 
Strain the gin and reserve 4 ounces. 
Divide ice between two tall glasses. 
Add gin and divide the grapefruit juice 
between glasses. 
Top with ginger beer and garnish with grapefruit wedges, cucumber slices and thinly sliced basil ribbons. 
Enjoy. Cheers!

A Bowl for Your Goal

We've heard the dietary guideline that recommends five to seven servings of fruits and veggies per day. However, in our busy grab and go lifestyles, it's often hard to meet these requirements. If only we were celebrities with our own personal chefs! Smoothies are the perfect way to sneak in clean foods and reach nutrition goals. But, drinking a smoothie…

Choose Your Brew

Brew’s Clues: Light-bodied and smooth, an easy-drinking beer known for its simplicity

Hops in the Kitchen

Stout Chocolate Brownies

Mason Jar Oats

Your mom said it to you, you've said it to your kids..."You've got to eat breakfast!". For years nutritionists have agreed that it's the most important meal of the day. All too often, we rush out the door without properly fueling up. This can lead to feeling tired or overeating later in the day. These overnight oats are so simple…


Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Muffins