Gratitude Notes: 2016 in 100 Words

2016 has been a crazy year: a year of new friends, a year of relationships come and gone, a year of travel and adventure, a year of smiles and tears and lots of heartfelt laughter....more

Chocolate Souffle Custard Cake, a.k.a. Chocolate Magic Cake

So remember how last week I wouldn’t shut up about this Vanilla Souffle Custard Cake (a.k.a. “Magic Cake”) that I made, and then some of you tried making it right away and...more

Vanilla Souffle Custard Cake, a.k.a. “Magic Cake”

This week more than ever, we all need a little magic in our lives. I’ll be the first to admit that while writing and talking with friends has helped me process last week’s election results, the tension and atmosphere on campus, coupled with the flood of frankly terrifying news this week, have led to more than one late-night...more

Love When It Is Difficult: Moving Forward After Election Night

I still remember the worn paper sign that hung in the corner of my old tenth-grade English classroom, behind our teacher’s desk by the window. The...more

Risotto Al Funghi (Mushroom Risotto)

In a way, it’s a bittersweet feeling to sit down and write...more

Creamy Tomato Penne Pasta with Jalapeno Poppers

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Lemon Ricotta Cookies with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting

There are no “foodies” in Italy–there’s simply...more

Watercress Pesto Pasta

Europe trip recap!...more

One-Pot Chocolate Guinness Cake with Chocolate & Cream Cheese Frosting

I can’t talk about my time in Ireland without talking about Guinness....more

Game Day Recipes: Easy Picante Cream Cheese Dip + Rollups

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone ....more
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