This salsa makes any Mexican dish you are making THAT much better. I formulated this recipe when I took on the challenge to replicate Chipotle’s entire menu. Their corn salsa is one of my favorite toppings and I wanted to be able to make it at home for when I crave those fresh flavors. After … Continue reading Roasted Corn and Hatch Chile Salsa
Let's talk BBQ. Last time I ate BBQ I was in Nashville, Tennessee and I was highly disappointed. On a recent visit to Charlottesville, Virginia I ate, what might be, the best BBQ I have ever had. Yes, I said it. I'm talking about Smoked in Charlottesville, Virginia. I got pulled pork with jalapeño creamed … Continue reading Smoked: Charlottesville, VA
Just finished a hectic semester. A lot of studying, reading, running, and not a lot of blogging. However, training for a marathon has its perks. I've compiled some of my favorite photos taken while running. Enjoy!
Let's talk brunch. Brunch is a huge trend right now and I completely understand why. It is the perfect weekend activity. You get to sleep in as late as you want and still get served a large stack of pancakes at 2pm. I personally can't think of a better way to spend a day off. … Continue reading Egg and Tomato Skillet
Smoothie bowls are a hot trend right now. Every time I look on Pinterest, Instagram, or Twitter, I see a picture of a girl in a cute outfit eating a pretty smoothie bowl. I said to myself, "I want to be that girl in a cute outfit eating a pretty smoothie bowl." While I didn't meet the … Continue reading Easy Smoothie Bowl
I am one of those people who loves salad. I crave it actually. It comes from years of eating my mom's salad because she is a salad connoisseur. That's probably why her dressing is so good. She uses three kinds of vinegar and let's it sit for a few days to allow the flavors to … Continue reading My Favorite Salad Dressing
For the past two spring breaks, I have visited my sister in Boston (hi Jen). This year, I switched it up and went to the Outer Banks with my mom for a few days. One of my favorite things about visiting Boston is eating all of the amazing seafood dishes. So I was overjoyed when … Continue reading Shrimp Linguine in Lemon Butter Sauce