Month: July 2016

Chocolate Brown Sugar Pie

Chocolate Brown Sugar Pie

I’ve never been much of a pie person– fruit and pastry dough never, for me, seemed to mix. It’s alright, but in the debate between cake or pie, cake always, well, took the cake. Then during my internship in college, one of the other teachers […]

Birthday Weekend!

Birthday Weekend!

It’s been a long week. I’m sure Oliver would agree. 😉 Last week, I wanted to try out a pie recipe I’d put together for whole wheat chocolate chip cookie pie..

Accidental Pizza Rolls

Accidental Pizza Rolls

I’m almost a professional recipe ruiner. I love messing with recipes and finding new ways of doing things and substitutes for different things, and sometimes it doesn’t work out. But with the right ingredients, sometimes it does. 

'Vegan' Cinnamon Rolls

'Vegan' Cinnamon Rolls

The long-awaited recipe has finally made its way to the blog– egg-free, lactose-free cinnamon rolls! It’s been a combination of laziness and being busy as heck, but I’ve finally sat down with my notebook and here we go.

Road Tripped Out: My Life is a Salad of No AC & Hiking

Road Tripped Out: My Life is a Salad of No AC & Hiking

I am wiped. These past few weekends have been crazy busy with traveling, and I’m ready to have a couple of weeks to spend sitting back and relaxing. This weekend, we went up to western Maryland to visit one of Dave’s friends. On the way […]

Road Trip #2342875912: Puppies, Hiking, & Ice Cream in Newtown

Road Trip #2342875912: Puppies, Hiking, & Ice Cream in Newtown

This past weekend, we traveled up to my parents’ house in Connecticut for the Fourth of July. It was a long trip, but it was totally worthwhile. The views themselves were amazing. Here were some highlights: We got to see my parents’ enormous puppy, who […]