I am currently sitting in a coffee shop, sipping tea, freezing my behind off because mother nature blows and I didn’t dress appropriately for this 49 degree weather on May 17th. Spring is the pits! Speaking of this lovely season we’re having, one highlight so far was making carrot cake for the first time! While cooking is my … More Carrot Cake with Ginger Cream Cheese Frosting
I’m very fortunate to have parents who always make sure I feel special every year on Valentine’s Day. As a kid, that meant opening up presents wrapped in red & pink paper filled with heart plastered pajama pants from Old Navy. As a teenager, it was boxes of chocolates with two Valentine’s Day cards signed excessively with x’s & o’s. Now, … More Chocolate Rice Krispie Hearts
I’ve been 27 for a week now and am still basking in the birthday glow. There was something different about this years festivities. I barely slept the night before (no surprise there), tossing and turning throughout the night. Excited, overwhelmed, but mostly happy about the possibilities of what 27 could bring.
I believe it was my sophomore year of college when I decided to join, momentairly, our schools “English Club.” As a declared English major, I was on the mailing list for all things literary and as I skimmed the Introductory first meeting e-mail, where “all new people are welcome,” I figured, why not? So, I … More Non- Pareils
Now Playing – “Prophecy” – Remy Zero with a side of “Chocolate” – Snow Patrol Uh oh. It has been three weeks since my last post. I am legitimately cringing as I write this. I don’t really have an excuse, so I’m not going to make one up. Over the past few weeks, I have … More BACK WITH BROWNIE COOKIES!