What happens when you make a viral food video.

These viral videos that circulate from sites such as Tasty and Buzzfeed normally disgust me. They take a complicated process (like making churro dough) down to two minutes and it always comes out perfect.While I am a firm believer that cooking can and should be easy and fun these videos are fairly unrealistic. What irks […]

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Sauce better than Sex?

There are two kinds of people in the world; those who bathe their food in sticky, syrupy, sweet, and savory sauces and those who do not. If you ask me the latter kind of person is probably as boring and dry as the food they eat. Like sex sauce makes everything better, more complex,  nice […]

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Wine Down Wednesday!

Family gives you the foundation to who you are but friends, they help you flourish to who you want to be.  Not to undermine the importance of family but you’re stuck with them for life no matter how different you may be. Friends are carefully selected and unselected. Thus these are the people that truly […]

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Comical Christmas Cookie Catastrophe

Thumbprint, gumdrop oatmeal, rocky road, chocolate chip, sugar, lemon bars, the six kinds of cookies that are embedded in my family holiday tradition. Every year a whole day would be dedicated to painstakingly measuring, cutting, rolling, baking, decorating, cooling, and packing these six cookies. As a kid this was all so much fun! I got […]

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When Life Hands You Lemons

You know how life can be going so wonderfully and then suddenly it’s not? When the energy and vigor just get dried up and sucked from your body and all you want to do is lay in bed? Maybe it’s because I didn’t show up to the job I hated and no one cared to […]

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When It’s Cold Outside (still)

I can’t believe I’m writing this post on the third day of April but alas it is cold outside! In the midst of my quarter life crisis I decided to pick up and move my entire life from California to New York. Now in theory this was an amazing idea and I knew the only […]

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