Ready for the London Olympics

Planning for the London Olympics

After studying abroad at Cambridge, I missed England a.lot. Walking past crumbly apartment buildings from the 70s didn’t give me the same sense of awe as walking past Victorian, Georgian, or Neoclassical Wren buildings. I needed a way to go …



On time, travel, and a toe

Time So I abandoned my blog a few months ago but believe me, it was never far from my mind. Did you know it takes me 2-3 hours to write a post? So some things need to change. Like not …


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Flourless Chocolate Cupcakes for Passover

I love a cooking challenge, and I got a great opportunity last week. My friend was celebrating Passover and I wanted to bake her something that was kosher for Passover. This was my first Jewish cooking experience and I learned …


Get glass carboys

How to Become a Homebrewer in 5 Steps

How We Became Homebrewers I am part of a five person homebrewing collective made of my boyfriend, my roommate, and my boyfriends’ roommates. We have been brewing for almost a year now and thought I would share what we learned. …



Irish Carbomb Cupcakes, paired with Irish Carbombs!

Irish Carbomb Cupcakes Recipe

St. Patrick’s Day is a day for everyone to partake in Irish culture and food/drink, right? Wrong! We Americans do things our own way, and we do international holidays better than the home countries. I remember in college, St. Patrick’s …


Easy and delicious!

Irish Soda Bread Recipe

St. Patrick’s Day is coming up this Sunday! To get you in the mood, I will share my easiest Irish baking recipe: soda bread! This is a non-yeasted bread that only needs a few ingredients and will be a favorite …