Tonight’s dinner is brought to you by bizarre cravings and hangovers. Nowadays in my old age, I typically limit myself to a drink or two when I go out – if I am even drinking. This is for a plethora of reasons: To not feel like shiz the next day. To avoid the dreaded “brain… More I love brussel sprouts.
I have been on a ridiculous ice cream kick lately. I literally just can’t get enough – I like to think that all the calcium is seeping into my bones and I am now indestructible. To put it metaphorically, ice cream is to me what creatine is to high school football players. Only any weight… More Caramelized sweet potato ice cream with toasted marshmallow swirl
I am so glad today is Friday. I need this weekend to study and catch up on my life. It seems to be flying by lately… I added a furry new addition to our house on Wednesday and she is quite the time suck! But I am saving that for a future post ;)! I… More Masala spiced lentil and sweet potato hash browns – BAM!
The title says it all. Christmas break has been lovely so far. I have seen Black Swan (so0o intense!), baked fruity cobbler muffins, co-hosted a dinner party (which featured the recipes in this post), gone to a party and seen people from high school and beyond (always entertaining), and danced my booty off at a… More Goat cheese, spinach, and caramelized onion stuffed sweet potato skins.
I am happy to report that the week has very much improved. On Tuesday, I told myself that it was a new day and to just relax and be happy. Life truly is good. I know it is cheesy, but I have so much to be grateful for. Sometimes, it is a fact that is… More Pumpkin Glazed Scallops and Caramelized Sweet Potato with Cinna-Pecan Cream
Good evening! I know my last post was kind of a downer, but life over all has been pretty wonderful. I left UC Santa Barbara for another UC school, and although it has only been a month, I am already loving it here. UCSB was seriously a psychological cancer (for me.) I started out there… More Sweet Potato Apple Bread!
I am sad that my picture of today’s recipe really does not do it justice. It was so tasty and really simple to make! This dish consists of a slightly spicy sweet potato base with a coconut and pecan topping. The contrast between the sweet coconut and the smoky chili pepper is quite awesome. Recipe:… More Spicy n’ sweet potato bake!