My Favorite Cookbooks

I love food. Eating food, discovering food, smelling food, and, most recently, cooking food. I’m a homebody Cancer sign, so I get crazy pleasure from creating meals for my family to enjoy. Now that I’m six days away from moving into a dorm and away from my kitchen, I’ve been obsessive about checking some items […]

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(Almost) Effortless Mashed Chickpea Salad

Summer is a weird time for cooking. I mean, for all the magazines raving about perfect barbecue menus and inventive fruit pies, the soul-sucking heat totally zaps my desire to get chopping (don’t even mention turning on the oven). With that said, I recently noticed how much I missed trying new recipes, and made it […]

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My Formula for a Healthy To-Go Lunch

Happy Friday, everyone! I’m especially excited about the day ahead, because as of five p.m. not only will it be the weekend, but I will also have completed my first week of work this summer. Some of you might remember that I worked two very different jobs last summer, and I’m back at to my […]

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Shroom Toast

As far as I’m concerned, toast is a food group of its own. In all my years of eating, I have yet to come across something that doesn’t taste good on crunchy bread, so I’m game to try any combination at this point (dying to try the mussels toast at this restaurant). Enter: shroom toast, or […]

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The Latest // Culinary Adventures

When I start talking to someone new, one of the first things people usually say about me is something along the lines of “Wow, you have a lot of interests.” And they’re right- I do! From reading to making outfit, writing and yoga, I’m blessed with several pass-times that make me happy. As someone who […]

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A Sweet(date)heart Treat

Happy Valentine’s Day, readers. In the spirit of everyone’s favorite Hallmark holiday (not sarcastic! I genuinely enjoy this day and all it’s CVS-ness.), I wanted to dedicate today’s post to something especially near and dear to my heart… DESSERT. Yep, as much as I love kale and salmon and veggies, dessert has got to be […]

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Pumpkin Oatmeal for Fall

If you ask me, one of the best things about the start of a new season are all the fresh ingredients that come with it. Autumn is a particularly fun time, because it means we get to start enjoying warm, cozy meals as the weather gets chillier. And no fall-themed meal is complete without one […]

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