My dearest roommate just turned 20. In honor of her special day of birth (and love of chocolate), I made this cake. Let me just say…it was true to its name. Chocloateonchoclateonchocolate. Currently only a few slivers of this sugar temptress (I decided it was female) remain our kitchen. But not for long! MWAHAHA. Besides… Read More death by birthday cake.
This recipe is one of my favorites, from my most frequented food blogs. (photo via) I altered it for my own taste purposes (1 jar of pasta sauce instead of 1 cup), but I have been using this recipe for years because I love how easy it is. It’s relatively quick to make, and it… Read More caprese pasta
(photo via) Donuts. Or is it doughnuts? What a troublesome dilemma for a topic of such importance! For purposes of this post, I’m going to go with the former. Fewer letters. (photo via) I have a love-hate relationship with the fried confection. To this day, the mere sight of a Dunkin Donuts makes me nauseous,… Read More donuts.
Merry Christmas (a day late)! I hope the holidays found you safe and happy. This year, I got to spend the holiday in Virginia, enjoying the ‘home year’ for siblings and in-laws. There was movies by the fire, Mario Kart tournaments, and endless energy supplied by tiny bodies. Days spent lounging in PJs, Home Alone,… Read More christmas.
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Thanksgiving. The mother of all food-eating holidays. I’m a fan. As a self-proclaimed “foodie,” I consider it a sort of second-birthday. (Eating all day, with no judgment!) I am no stranger to the food coma, (followed by the second wind and refilling of turkey, pie, etc.) let me just say. Especially on this particular of… Read More thanksgiving.
Say goodbye to teen angst (well, hopefully….) ’cause I’m finally 20! (photo via) Birthdays hold special food memories, some of the sweetest, for me. Even though I’m in college, I have not forgotten the 5:30 a.m. breakfast-in-bed wake-up calls from Mom and Dad, who even sang a rousing rendition of “Happy Birthday” despite our lack… Read More 20.