Food

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Host A Gourmet Dinner For 4 (With Seafood Lasagna + Budget-Saving Tips)

A night out isn’t always required for a gourmet dinner. Depending on who you’re trying to…

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Forgiveness And Supermarket Indiscretions

I used to spend a really long time in the supermarket. This was when I…

5 Tips (And Recipes) For Hosting A Dinner Party After Work

We all know the feeling. You’ve been trying to reach that friend of yours for…

tarragon
RECIPE: Chicken Rolls With Goat Cheese And Tarragon

Between jobs, relationships, hobbies, and other commitments, it’s all too easy to find yourself eating…

DIY Homemade Chai Tea

I’m addicted to chai tea. It’s just a fact, and it’s also a problem. I…

Collard Greens
Collard Greens With Chickpeas

Until I was about twenty-four years old I thought the “collard” part of “collard greens”…

Recipe: Strawberry Poppy Seed Salad

Summer is beginning to smolder, especially here in the South, which means that cooks everywhere…

5 Vegetarian BBQ Recipes

This past Saturday, June 21, was the Summer Solstice, officially bringing the Northern Hemisphere into…

Recipe: Swap Your Pasta For Spaghetti Squash

Everybody loves a pasta dish, but the summer heat makes some of my favorites feel…

Prep Cooking: My New Love

I’m finally beginning to cook well. I don’t mean making things taste good; I’ve had…

A Beginner’s Guide To Healthy Eating

I knew something was wrong when my husband stepped on the bathroom scales, out of…

strawberry sangria popsicles
Recipe: Strawberry Sangria Popsicles

I don’t know about you, but it feels like full-blown summer where I live. People…

Our Favorite Drinks For Summer

Twenty-Something Tuesday The heat is on, darlings. Summer is approaching and thus, we need the…

6 Virginia Craft Beers Worth Trying

This year in Virginia we endured snowstorms that continued almost into April, so Memorial Day…

3 Easy Vegetarian Summer Pastas

After living in Italy for two and a half years, the insane things they did strangely started to…

Misofit: Eating With Food Allergies

Remember that kid with the peanut allergies in school? Your teacher was always careful to…

Dear Food-Shamers:

[dropcap size=small]D[/dropcap]ear Food-Shamers, In case you happen to be blissfully unaware of this fact, we’re…

DIY: Homemade Ice Cream

In a talk regarding American citizens and nutritional practices, Michelle Obama noted that her daughters…

Feminism
On Feminism: A Time For Platform And A Time For Pie

I had a date with my professor. Actually, let me rephrase that—I had a date…

A Short Guide To Coffee

Hello, my name is Amy, and I am a barista. It was never my ambition…