Steak and Potatoes: a grilling adventure

Happy Sunday!  As you all may have figured out, I have been having a rough summer and have not been posting nearly as much as I would like.  I’ve also been struggling with the message of my blog – is…

Heartbreak: A Commentary

This past month I have been going through a very emotional time.  And I’ve debated whether or not I should write a post that any of my friends or family or random strangers could read.  But as I’ve…

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…