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Out of the Kitchen: Vamos a Cuba!

Out of the Kitchen: Vamos a Cuba!

At the risk of sounding like a stereotype, I love musicals. In fact, my “Favorite Broadway” playlist on Spotify has over 100 songs on it, despite the fact that I’ve only seen 4 or 5 musicals in my life. And two of those were actually […]

Engayged: The Marriage Party Proposals (+ Chai Spice Eggnog Cookies)

Engayged: The Marriage Party Proposals (+ Chai Spice Eggnog Cookies)

Planning a wedding is a hard thing to do when you’re not really good at planning things. There’s a lot of little details that you have to pay attention to, and keeping track of them all is more work than I imagined! Every day we […]

Friendsgiving (+ The Easiest Ham Ever Made)

Friendsgiving (+ The Easiest Ham Ever Made)

It’s too late for me to save your Thanksgiving, but never fear: I’m here to save your Christmas. I turned my Friendsgiving last month into an experiment, just so I could bring you the easiest ham recipe you’ve ever seen. You’re welcome. A lot of […]

Being Blessed

Being Blessed

Wooooow. It’s been a long couple of weeks, y’all. I took a little break from blogging because real life got real hard, real fast. The last few weeks of the fall semester involved a little bit of travel, a little bit of cooking, and a […]

Semester’s End Reading List

I can see the light at the end of the tunnel. It’s drawing nearer, calling me to it by name, even more tempting than it was yesterday… Nah I’m not dying, the end of the semester’s just coming up. Which means free time, which means […]

Lingonberry Linzer Cookies

Lingonberry Linzer Cookies

I accidentally blinked, and now we’re in the middle of November. How did we get here? How did this happen? Is my senior year of college really almost halfway over? Yeah, yeah it is. And the dozens of job applications staring me in the face […]

Pumpkin Mac and Cheese

Pumpkin Mac and Cheese

Y’all, let’s be real. If there’s anything culinary that is COMPLETELY overdone, it would be pumpkin. Or at least, pumpkin spice. It was funny a few years ago when people started getting obsessed with pumpkin spice lattes, but now it’s just a joke that’s gone […]

Autumn Apple Bundt Cake

Autumn Apple Bundt Cake

Today’s recipe comes straight from the vault of one of my best friends. Ana’s a star baker who always inspires me to step out of the box and try my hand at some new recipes, and this was no exception! When she approached me with […]

Wine Hot Chocolate

It’s November 1st, which means if you listen carefully, you can hear the distant jingling of sleigh bells. It’s here. Christmas season. Michael and I were so excited for it to come that we didn’t even wait for Halloween to be over before we put […]

Seriously Healthy Cookies (For Real)

Seriously Healthy Cookies (For Real)

Ever find yourself on social media way too much? Several times over the past few days, I’ve found myself scrolling endlessly through Facebook instead of doing something productive with my time. Like, seriously? I have papers to write, books to read, a never-ending list of […]