I Miss Obama.

I just randomly stumbled on this episode of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee with Jerry Seinfeld and Obama and MAN did it make me miss the guy. Some things that come out of his mouth throughout the interview: “I do really well with the 0 to 8 demographic. They love me. Partly because I think my… Read More

I Tried Blue Apron

I might be the last person on the planet to try out the subscription service, Blue Apron. But I’ve always been curious what the buzz (both positive and negative) was about. So I waited for one of their promotions and ordered a week of meals. Before I continue I just want to say: these thoughts are entirely my… Read More

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Hey guys! How was your weekend? I’m heading off for a family vacation, and I can’t wait to eat shrimp and grits and take a million photos of armadillos. I’ll post pictures when I’m back :). I’m also REALLY excited to share a new project I’ve been working on. Hope you have a great week, and… Read More

What Are Your Small Pleasures?

I loved this article on Book of Life about small pleasures: “We are dominated by striving: for better relationships, work and personal lives. Restless, we think, is synonymous with success. Nothing should be good enough for long. But, in so concerning ourselves with unattainable levels of excellence, we overlook more modest pleasures, closer to home.” “A pleasure may… Read More

A Trick for Delicious Walnuts

Here’s something that I’ve learned from working at a restaurant: if you vigorously rub walnuts between your hands, you’ll remove the papery outer skin, which contains that slightly bitter flavor. What you’re left with are walnuts so addictive and delicious you’ll want to add them to everything (salads! Brownies! Granola! Oatmeal! Pasta!). Here’s how to do it… First,… Read More

A Way with Words

My whole life, I’ve been constantly switching up phrases and words. The other day, I said “hit the gate running,” and didn’t realize until Kevin paused and said, “…ouch.” Well, have you heard of “A Way with Words?” It’s a podcast dedicated completely to language — from slang to old forgotten sayings. I’m completely hooked… Read More

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Hi friends!! How was your week? I’m officially really sick of cold weather, and I keep attempting to put my winter coat away, and then having to take it out again *eye roll emoji.* Do you have fun plans for the weekend? If you haven’t already, go see “Get Out.” I was worried I’d be… Read More