Monthly Archives: July 2012

New England Trip 2010, Day 3

Our final full day in Boston included a visit to Harvard University, which had a beautiful campus. After coming back from Harvard, we just walked around Boston for a while… …then met one of my dad’s old friends, Charlie,┬áback at the Black Rose for dinner. After dinner, we were given a tour of the city, […]

Normal Routine

I’m back! I apologize again for not blogging the past week or so. My family and I went on a big trip to the southeast this past week. We flew into Washington, D.C. for the fireworks (!), then traveled around Virginia, North Carolina, and Tennessee before my mom and I drove back up to Michigan […]

I’m Still Here!

Hello! I am still here! I apologize for not posting more this past week – I’ve been super busy. I hope you all are staying cool (it’s been in the 100’s here!), and I hope everyone had a great weekend (holiday or regular). I’ll be back in the next couple of days with more recipes, […]


Happy Independence Day, America! It is still really difficult for me to fully grasp what independence means for a country – it is definitely something I take for granted. However, I think getting older and visiting more of the world has helped me understand America’s independence a bit better. We’re a relatively young country (in […]

New England Trip 2010, Day 1

Two years ago today my family and I took an amazing trip to the East Coast. We flew into Boston and eventually made our way up to Maine and back. The first evening in Boston, we did a bit of sightseeing on our way to find some eats. I’m only throwing in this picture because […]

Hello, Goodbye

On Sunday, I helped throw my friend Amber a baby shower. It was a ton of fun! My friend Briana and I got there early to help make the food. On the menu: – fruit salad – my mom’s Mexican dip and chips (I’ll have to add that recipe soon!) – deviled eggs – panini […]