Paris II

Another “must do” while you are in Paris is exploring all of the famous and historical art in the many different museums they have...

Whole Wheat Caprese Tart

The first time I attempted this recipe, it was not a success. I would say it was more like a failure. With an eggy...

Sweet Potato Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Icing

I admit I don’t usually buy-in to Valentine’s Day very much. It is fun when you are in a new relationship and have the...

Paris I

Just hearing the word Paris puts me in a dreamy, relaxed state of mind that invites romance. When I traveled here in the summer...

Breakfast in Berkeley

Hi there! I hope you all had a nice weekend which included some Super Bowl fun, if that’s what you like. On Friday night,...

Shiitake Mushroom and Sweet Pea Risotto

Cooking with wine is always a challenge for me… Mainly because I want to drink all of it. As a weeknight dinner, risotto can...

My Yogurt Addiction + BodyAttack

On Tuesday I ditched Nike Training Club to get my hair cut instead. Split ends do not make a cute workout accessory! However, I made...

Quinoa Chocolate Chip Cookies

If you haven’t heard of quinoa then you might be saying to yourself, “Kwinoah…what the heck is that?” (Ha, like that guy on Emily’s...

The Easiest Way to Roast Beets

The first time I found a recipe that included beets, I realized that I had no idea how to prepare them. Thankfully Google provides...

Cochem, Germany

When I first thought of creating a blog, I knew I wanted to include travel since it is something I am very passionate about....