Dinners · Food Tips · Uncategorized · Vegetarian

Why I Chose to Start Eating a Plant-Based Diet

I’ve decided to change the way that I eat and eat a plant-based diet, and I want to talk about my reasons why. I’ll do my best to do this without sounding like a holier-than-thou yuppie. I decided to give up meat for a different reason than you might assume – climate change. I’ve always been terrified… Continue reading Why I Chose to Start Eating a Plant-Based Diet

Desserts · Food Tips · Uncategorized

DIY Vanilla Extract

Did you know that you can make your own extracts? You won’t believe how simple it is…

Food Tips

The Proper Way to Cut a Bell Pepper

I have something to confess. I’ve been cutting bell peppers the wrong way my entire life. When I was young, I watched my mom cut bell peppers by plunging her knife into the top and cutting a circle around the stem. Then, she would reach into the pepper, pull out the core with her hands,… Continue reading The Proper Way to Cut a Bell Pepper

Cakes · Desserts · Food Tips · Uncategorized

Let’s Shut Up About Cupcakes

I have never liked cupcakes much, I’ve only made them once in the last three years. To make them, you have to put those little liners into every single cup in the cupcake pan, scoop the same amount of batter into each cup, frost them all, and then decorate each and every one of them! I’m always exhausted after making cupcakes. … Continue reading Let’s Shut Up About Cupcakes