San Francisco Trip – Day 4

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Finally, the fourth and final full day of our trip (our 5th day we left)!  I can’t believe it took me a month to talk about four days - haha. We slept in a little later than usual, packed our bags so that we could leave from the hotel straight to the airport, dropped the bags … [Read more...]

San Francisco Trip – Day 3

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And I’m back with Day 3!  Day 3 was one of my favorite days spent in San Francisco. We started the day off with renting a car and heading up to Muir Woods.  For those of you who are not familiar with Muir Woods, it is a national park located in Mill Valley, California.  The park … [Read more...]

San Francisco Trip – Day 2

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Wow, I did not expect to be posting Day 2 this far apart from Day 1.  I have been so busy since I returned from San Francisco that I have not had time to post.  I really haven’t had time for much at all besides work, school, and taming the wolf.  Taming the wolf is another full … [Read more...]

San Francisco Trip – Day 1

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I’m back, and I’m not happy about it!  Seriously, I had such an amazing vacation in San Francisco and I did not want to leave.  This is my normal reaction every time I leave that city. … [Read more...]

Rest & Relaxation in San Francisco

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I could not be more excited to be leaving in a few hours for one of my favorite cities, San Francisco! Micah and I decided that since it was our Spring Break, it was the perfect excuse to get away.  He has never been to San Fran and clearly I am obsessed, as shown in posts … [Read more...]

How To: Roasted Garlic

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One of the best combinations is olive oil and roasted garlic when it is allowed to slow roast in the oven and develop a rich, nutty, and slightly sweet taste.  Roasted garlic can be added into any recipe that calls for garlic or simply smeared on a piece of crispy baguette. … [Read more...]

Moroccan Chickpeas

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Moroccan chickpeas with forbidden rice combines classic Moroccan flavors of cumin, ginger, and cinnamon together with vegetables and topped on deliciously nutty and dense forbidden rice. … [Read more...]

Meet Puma Fur Pants

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Oh-em-gee, you guys! I’m just going to throw that photo out there. … [Read more...]

My Favorite Kale Salad

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My favorite kale salad combines easy and readily available flavors of garlic, dijon, lemon juice, and kale so that you can enjoy it anytime you want! I have to confess, I had this salad for lunch every single day for about a year straight when I first put this combo … [Read more...]

Micronutrients: Thiamin

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Thiamin, or possibly better known as Vitamin B1, is an essential nutrient responsible for the body’s ability to convert food to energy. … [Read more...]