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PUMPKIN WEEK: Finally Fall

PUMPKIN WEEK: Finally Fall

This weekend has been the perfect fall weekend. Blue skies, crisp air, and pumpkins. Fall here can’t really compete with fall in New England  but my roommate and I discovered a cute little farm where everything reminded us of home minus the changing leaves on trees. The farm was about an hour and a half … Continue reading

More Exciting News!

Hello again everyone! Big things going on over here: We broke 50 followers! Thank you to everyone who has been reading, commenting, and following along with us as we try to become fully functioning adults. It’s so strange to think February will be our 5th month of blogging already. How time flies when you’re having … Continue reading

Paella

Paella

Although I took Spanish throughout grade school, high school, and a couple semesters of college, I can’t speak it fluently. Foreign languages just aren’t my thing.  I think Caroline was the only reason I made it through our Italian class in Florence.  I struggled.  I make up for it with my love for Spanish food and flavors. … Continue reading

Simplicity

Simplicity

When I lived at home, I loved experimenting and making extravagant dishes for my family. Cooking for 1 is a bit different. I prefer using simple recipes and fewer ingredients because 1)it’s less expensive and 2) there’s less clean-up to do (ps I now fully appreciate the fact that my mom used to clean-up after … Continue reading

Pumpkin Pancakes!

Pumpkin Pancakes!

Pumpkin week might have been last week, but I didn’t want Caroline’s pumpkin cupcakes to be lonely and I couldn’t resist making one more pumpkin treat. I saw this recipe for Silver Dollar Pumpkin Pancakes and immediately wanted pumpkin pancakes. It was 8pm at night; pancakes for dessert anyone? However, I was feeling a little lazy … Continue reading

Skillet Hash and Eggs

Skillet Hash and Eggs

Whether you’re making breakfast before a big interview or enjoying a lazy morning at home, this dish is simple and full of flavor. I found the recipe in an old copy of my mom’s Food Network magazine. Actually purchasing the magazine is not in my budget as an unemployed twenty-something but that’s just one of … Continue reading

Gimme Some of that Dough!

Gimme Some of that Dough!

Sometimes you just need dough. Whether it’s money-dough or dough-dough, you just need it – no questions asked. And if you’re me, nothing can stop you from getting it. Right now, seeing as I’m unemployed, I need the money-dough, and I need it now. You see, my relaxing (read: stressful as hell) six months of … Continue reading