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
Well, it’s good to be back. After one of the busiest summers of my life, this blog got put on the back burner – which is a shame because it’s something that I really love to do! However, between school, work, travel, Giada puppy, and just life in general, some things had to give. So … Continue reading Wind Summer Down with Summer Squash, Pasta, and Arugula-Walnut Pesto
I’m an avid sushi eater, and every time I order a roll that involves a spicy mayo sauce I yearn to lick my entire plate or use my chop sticks like a spoon to get any extra into my mouth. I love that sauce, yet have never thought about making it on my own. Until … Continue reading DIY Sriracha Cream Sauce (with Salmon)
After one hell of a winter that included record-breaking snowfalls and extremely low temperatures, you can imagine how excited us Bostonians are to welcome spring. I can feel it in the air. People have smiles on their faces and the city has gotten its mojo back. On top of that, the Boston Marathon is today … Continue reading Welcoming Spring with Zucchini Pasta and Turkey Ragu