Roasted Chicken

I pride myself in cooking Thanksgiving every year. I cook the turkey, all the sides, and even dessert. It’s hands-down my favorite holiday. 2018 was the first year of my life that I didn’t spend Thanksgiving with my family or cooking. It was hard to take in but starting a new job meant that sacrifices…

Mom’s Hummus Recipe

Hummus. If you asked people 10 years ago, they probably wouldn’t have known what this was. Hummus has exploded with millennials as a food that is healthy and so ~trendy~ because everything that is “exotic” is trendy, right? I grew up eating hummus. While most kids brought PB&J sandwiches to lunch, I probably had hummus…

Quinoa & Chicken Bowls

It’s a new year, and with a new year comes a desire to improve habits. Nick and I are among the group of people who want to improve our health. We have tried working out a bit more and eating healthier now that we can control what we eat and don’t have to rely on…

Let’s get this (banana) bread

Oh, banana bread. I love banana bread. Today, St. Louis got loads and loads of snow. Since this is my first winter, I didn’t know really what to expect, other than it being cold and looking beautiful. Waking up and walking out this morning was like a dream: snow covered literally everything, including my car,…