So, about a year ago my best friend Maria told me about Yelp. Actually, she told me about Yelp Elite parties. One of her old friends who had taught in Seoul at the same time as us had moved back to California. While she was visiting her there she attended a Yelp Elite party with her. She told me ... Read More about Yelp Pizza Party with Giordano’s
Now that the weather is warmer, it's smoothie time! :D I just love when that warm weather finally hits and I can bust out my Birkenstock sandals and switch over to iced coffee instead of hot. And fruit? Undoubtedly one of the best parts about the weather getting warmer. Don't get me wrong, eating ... Read More about Frozen Strawberry Pear Almond Milk Smoothie for One!
Did you know that lahmacun (pronounced lahmajun) is one of the most popular foods in Turkey? Last summer I had a long layover in Istanbul, and I got to experience so many delicious Turkish foods. Well, as much as I could in one day anyways! Out of all those foods, lahmacun stuck in my head because ... Read More about Lazy Lahmacun (Turkish Pizza)
Oh my gosh, oh my gosh! I'm still processing my trip to Japan. It feels like a dream almost. Do you ever feel like that after going for vacation? Like did that even happen? Was I really there doing this? I always feel that way after going on holiday abroad. ... Read More about Shirohige’s Cream Puff Shop Tokyo
Yooooo. There is no Autumn without travel. I swear if I sit too long in one place, I started getting antsy. I'm looking longingly at other's travel posts online. Don't even get me started on instagram location tags... I can easily lose a few hours browsing those. ... Read More about Why Haven’t You Visited Nashville?
I'm back with my promise of eating more healthier in 2017. It has not been without its slip ups of course. Temptation and habits are one hell of a thing to break. Not to mention the outside influences around you and the social gatherings surrounded by food. It has been hard to stick to my goals at ... Read More about Egyptian Stuffed Peppers
Happy new year friends! Can you believe it is 2017? Personally, I've had a lot of growth over this year but I'm more than happy to move onto a new year. I know it is all the same in the end and nothing has really changed, but it gives me an extra burst of motivation nonetheless. I'm ready to get ... Read More about Arabic Salad
Happy post-Thanksgiving! I had a crazy day of cooking, cooking and more cooking. I love to cook and my family has always been about busting out all of our culinary moves to make the best spread of food you've ever seen! You won't find any box mix recipes on this day. Almost everything is homemade, ... Read More about Hoosier Sugar Cream Pie
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BoursinCheese #CollectiveBias Oh my gosh, Thanksgiving is just around the corner! I'm so excited because Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. I'll jump at any chance to get my family ... Read More about Manakeesh Middle Eastern Cheese Plate
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ToPetsWithLove #CollectiveBias I've never really considered myself crafty. Sure, I browse through Pinterest all of the time. I am a teacher after all. But I'm definitely a save to the ... Read More about DIY No Sew Pet Blanket Tutorial