Makayla: My 10 Favorite Things

Makayla: My 10 Favorite Things

Introducing…Makayla! What favorite things do you have in common with her? Makayla- 10 Favorite Things 1.The Smell of Waffle Cones As much as I love ice cream, my favorite part is walking into the store and smelling those fresh cones being made in the back! 2. Roses One of my favorite places in the world […]

Fire-roasted Corn Guacamole

Fire-roasted Corn Guacamole

This recipe grew out of the need to have Chili’s fire-roasted corn guacamole all the time! I begged my parents to take me to Chili’s every day so I could have their amazing guacamole, but tragically, they decided to discontinue this recipe. Luckily, I had eaten so much of it that I remembered all the […]

Airbnb: Harry Potter Edition

Airbnb: Harry Potter Edition

I don’t know if I would say I expected an owl-delivered letter from Hogwarts on my 11th birthday, but I was certainly disappointed when it didn’t come! I’ve always dreamed of running through the corridors and practicing magic spells with my wand. If you doubt that we actually dressed up to play Harry Potter in […]

A Half-Birthday Date

A Half-Birthday Date

I have the best boyfriend in the world (fight me), and I am constantly looking for new ideas of what to do for him! My roommate was telling me about what she did for her friend’s half-birthday, and I laughed so hard. She organized “half” activities (such as eating half a sandwich, watching half a movie, […]

4 Life Lessons from a 4-Leaf Clover

4 Life Lessons from a 4-Leaf Clover

I have a secret talent. You know that game 2 Truths and a Lie? One of my truths is the same every time: I can find 4-leaf clovers without trying. Yes, I realize that some people go their whole lives without ever finding one, but for me it was always so easy! I would just […]

Argentine Empanadas

Argentine Empanadas

So let me just start out by saying that Argentine empanadas are my favorite food from Argentina! They are so fun to make and even more fun to eat! There’s nothing like rolling the edges of the pastry to perfection. I’ve made them side by side with a 92-year-old woman from Argentina, and also with […]