Well, my student teaching started on Monday. It definitely has been rough. I requested a tougher placement than a lot of my classmates, but I didn't really realize how stressful it would be. I'm definitely facing a lot of problems in the classroom that my classmates won't be facing. The first day ... Read More about Healthy Cooking: Fish Piccata + Student Teaching
I love Chinese takeout like a lot of people. But the truth is, most of that stuff is fried and filled with fat and little nutritional value. I was totally craving the deep fried goodness of orange chicken today... but with my new life plan, I knew it wasn't going to happen. I'm trying to make ... Read More about Recipe Rehab: Healthy Chinese Orange Chicken
Not only is Ramadan great for meeting family and friends who you don't see that often, but you also have the added perk of new Ramadan collections from fashion brands! One of my personal favorites, Zleqha, is rolling our their Ramadan collections now and I'm loving them. I like to dress in very ... Read More about ZLEQHA Pre-Ramadan and Ramadan Collections
I was browsing YouTube as usual, and I came upon this AWESOME proposal video in South Korea. The description states: Nara is an Animator. Liz (Miss Kika) is an artist. These two college sweethearts have both been artists in the bay area. Last year, due to Nara's mother's health concerns, ... Read More about Cute Marriage Proposal in Korea
It is no mystery that I love the brand Inayah. Their collections are always so chic and beautiful! This morning, I saw that they had their 'Eid collection up, and wow! Once again, many stunning designs. Threaded Vines Abaya, £109.95 The first abaya that jumped out at my was one of their more ... Read More about Inayah ‘Eid Collection 2012
Nothing says summer to me like pie! And not just any pie... blueberry pie. There is just something magical about a flaky pie crust stained with the delicious blue juice of blueberries. :) Since blueberries are bursting here in Indiana, they are really cheap at the grocery store. At 99 cents a ... Read More about Blueberry Pie
I'm a little late, but happy Ramadan! Ramadan is a critical month during the year where Muslims join together to fast from sunrise to sunset. We abstain from food, water, sexual relations and bad habits (ex. smoking, backbiting, being angry) and seek a closer relationship to God. This month ... Read More about Happy Ramadan!
My baking obsession has hit again! It is 106 degrees here in Indiana so I honestly do not want to use the oven or stove for anything because the world is literally baking. To top it off, my air conditioning is not strong enough for the heat apparantly. For the last week the bedroom has been getting ... Read More about Nescafe Cake
Wahoo, time for another GlossyBox! This month, it looks like GlossyBox is switching the boxes up and everyone is not receiving the same items. There was a lot of variety in this box, and I was pleasantly surprised with the quality of the items! Overall value this month? My total comes out to ... Read More about June 2012 GlossyBox USA: Unboxing and Review
I'm late again for my Foodie Pen Pals reveal post! It seems like I am always busy around the revel day haha. I went to visit my mother over the weekend and was without internet at her house so here I am, posting late once again! This month was so funny, because both the person I was sending to ... Read More about June Foodie Pen Pals!