Mm, mm, minty

As it turns out, mint is a great color for more than just pants. Check out different place to incorporate mint in more than just your trousers:

Mint Julep Recipe (from


  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1/4 cup roughly chopped fresh mint leaves
  • 2 cups bourbon
  • mint leaf sprigs for garnish


Boil water, sugar and mint leaves until sugar has dissolved. Allow syrup to cool for 1 hour before straining to remove mint leaves. Fill glass with crushed ice, 4 ounces of bourbon and 1/4 cup mint syrup. Garnish and serve.


Summer fun: Minty fresh

Today was a beautiful sunny day in Spokane and it got me thinking about summer (only one month away!) I’ve been tracking the colored jeans this season and have found these minty ones to be more than worthy. Check ’em out!