Summer Shrimp and Corn Chowder

Summer Shrimp and Corn Chowder-1

Summer! Please don’t go! Warm weather, a relaxing pace to life, and delicious food. It’s my favorite time of year and it always makes me sad to see fall approaching on the horizon. That is, until I remember that fall brings crisp-but-not-too-crisp temperatures that let’s you wear boots and earth colors, the infamous pumpkin spice latte, and snuggly blanket movie nights. And I realize after typing that sentence that I couldn’t sound more #basic, but c’mon. You know you feel it too.

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Weekend Recap-2

Weekend Recap

Happy Monday, friends! I hope you all had a great and restful weekend and are feeling ready to take on a new work week. It’s been a hot minute since I did a weekend recap (I don’t think I have since I graduated!), so I thought it would be fun to give a glimpse into…

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Miracle Skinny Chocolate Cake-3

Miracle Skinny Chocolate Cake

You guys. Prepare to have your minds BLOWN. More specifically, the healthified dessert part of your brain (#anatomy). A little background. My goal on this blog when I create healthier recipes is to make ones that essentially don’t lose their food soul. You know those “healthy” recipes that taste like cardboard? Ones that are maybe…

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Honey Kiwi Margarita-

Honey Kiwi Margarita

Someone cue The Cure because it’s Friday I’m in love!! More specifically, I’m in love with boozy drinks that are filled with tangy sweetness. Hey! Like these Honey Kiwi Margaritas! Seriously, though, aren’t they gorgeous? I’ve been trying to be a little creative with my drinking game lately since I’m past the college era of…

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Asian Honey Orange Glazed Salmon- unbelievably good Asian flavors and done in just 20 minutes! This easy recipe is perfect for weeknights.

Asian Honey Orange Glazed Salmon

Oh heyyy there you gorgeous asian bowl . I see ch’youuu and that perfect glossy honey glaze and flaky salmon. Your sweet and saltines is looking GOOOOD tonight! Seriously, though. I LOVE Asian food. Adore it. It comes from countless Friday night dinners at my Obachan’s house growing up. She lives just a few minutes…

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Garlic Pesto Rigatoni

Garlic Pesto Rigatoni

Here I am, awake at 2:30 in the morning, type type typing away on this blog post. I made the mistake of lying down to take a “nap” around 6:30 p.m (Norway is 9 hours ahead) and then ended up waking up at 12:30 since I just assumed I would only doze. Whoops. 😳 But…

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Norway Recap #2: Viking Ships & Fjords

Hi party people! How was your weekend? Are you soaking in the 4th of July? I hope you have the day off from school/work and can take some time to relax with your friends and family! I’m currently still in Norway and won’t be back in the States for the 4th, but Oslo actually has…

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Summer Berry Salad-1

Fresh Summer Berry Salad

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Marzetti® Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. Hi friends! Today I want to talk about salads, specifically how you can make them exciting and delicious! I’m a big fan of salads because they’re super-fast and easy to make. Considering my hectic schedule and…

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Cheesy Baked Sliders- seriously one of the most delicious things you will ever put in your mouth! The perfect appetizer and so easy!

Cheesy Ham and Swiss Baked Sliders

Ahhhh summer! Of all the months, summer has always been my favorite. I mean, how could it not be? You have warm weather and sunny skies, relaxing days spent next to the pool or at the beach, family vacations, BBQs, the list goes on and on! School is out for a glorious few months and,…

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Norway Recap #1

Hi friends! I hope your Monday is off to a smooth start! These last few days have been spent mostly in the Norwegian countryside at the family farm, trying to overcome jet lag (it’s been hard to adjust to a 9 hour time change) and eating tons of meat and bread. Growing up, I used…

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