Sunday Dinner: Savory Steak Tacos

Hello everyone, I am back to writing.  The past few months have been crazy busy, and I let my blog slide down to the bottom of my priorities list.  Can you believe it’s been two months since I…

Kale Salad with Cumin Vinaigrette

Last year I worked at a restaurant called Acre (and I highly recommend them for anyone who finds themselves in the Columbus area: acretogo.com).  My favorite thing on their menu is their Kale Caesar Salad, but I add their…

Refreshing Chicken Salad

I don’t know what I was thinking starting a blog during the last few months of my undergraduate degree!  I appreciate all of you who are sticking with me as I work towards posting more regularly.  Within the next…

Dealing with Loss: a commentary

This is going to be a little different from the other posts I’ve published so far.  This is a very personal post to write, and I wasn’t sure if I wanted to publish it.  But a few friends…

5 Must-See Places in Ireland

Last summer, I went to Ireland with my family for a few weeks.  It was an amazing experience!  Visiting Ireland was on my bucket list before I even knew what a bucket list was, and I loved my time there…

5 Delicious Muffin Recipes to Kick Start Your Morning

Do you find yourself skipping breakfast on a regular basis?  They say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but it can be difficult to fit breakfast into busy schedules!  I frequently skip breakfast because I don…

Banana Breakfast Muffins

These muffins are very good breakfast muffins.  I feel like anything with banana in it makes a good breakfast item, ammiright?  Unfortunately, I made these muffins with pretty unripe bananas.  Definitely try to make them with extremely ripened bananas &#8211…

Apple Cinnamon Muffins

These muffins were a huge hit with my roommates when I made them this week!  The small chunks of apple inside the muffin add moisture and flavor, and the streusel is a really nice topping to add some crunch and…

Scrumptious Lemon Poppyseed Muffins

Lemon poppyseed muffins are one of my favorite types of muffins ever.  They’re so… lemony!  And delicious!  Yummmm.  My sister Emma and I work in the university bakery, and every morning our mouths water as we make…

Delicious Vegan Blueberry Muffins

These muffins are surprisingly flavorful for being vegan!  They don’t have any sort of egg in them (not even flaxseed!) so they don’t hold together super well.  I recommend making them in cupcake paper liners so…