Anyone close to me can tell you, I love awards shows. Give me gorgeous people dressed in stunning outfits, a hilarious host, and some shiny gold trophies, and I’m all in. To make the night even more fabulous, I always order greasy Chinese food and pour myself a huge glass of wine to accompany it. … Continue reading Cauliflower Fried Rice and the Golden Globes
Happy New Year everyone! I can still say that right? I welcome 2018 with open arms, even though 2017 was a pretty great year minus some hurdles big and small. It was the year I celebrated hitting my one year “cancer free” mark, got promoted, watched my nephews and niece grow into little people, welcomed … Continue reading New Year, New Recipe, New Outlook
Not sure about you, but I feel like this fall has been absolutely insane. How is it already mid October? Between work and my personal life, I’ve barely had time to catch my breath. Amidst the madness, it’s good to hit the pause button and recharge your batteries (if you can). This past weekend I … Continue reading Taking a Pause with a Shrimp Alfredo Pasta Bake
Note from me: I had this blog post all ready to go to post on Monday morning, and then woke up to the tragic news of the Las Vegas massacre. It’s senseless, it’s infuriating, and it’s devastating. Out of respect for the victims, their families, and a grieving country, I decided not to post anything … Continue reading Give Yourself a Hug with Chowder
There are few things in this world I value more than traveling. To me, experiencing other cultures (both in and out of this country) is part of my responsibility as a human existing on this planet. If you have the means, I strongly believe in the value of learning how others live – what they … Continue reading Montréal, Je T’Aime
Hello everyone, To say it’s been a while is the understatement of the century. Allow me to briefly explain. The morning of October 6, 2015 I posted what I didn’t know would be my last blog post here for quite some time. I was particularly excited about this post because I had an unforgettable weekend … Continue reading Enough is Enough. Let’s Get Back To It.
Everyone seems so angry these days that fall is here. I hear you, it’s sad that summer is over and that winter is coming, but can’t we all just stop our complaining and realize the beauty that is fall? 60 degree days, sweaters, cool nights, and best of all, comfort food. Love me some comfort … Continue reading Enjoy Fall With Creamy Tomato Soup