June 18, 2011
Vanilla cupcakes with chocolate icing | Photo by BNF
Growing up, when my mom would ask which kind of cake I wanted for my birthday, I always requested the exact same kind.
Vanilla cake with chocolate icing.
Well, it’s not my birthday, but I did pass my journalism master’s thesis defense yesterday.
*Happy dance!* Read the rest of this entry »
June 6, 2011
Zucchini bread | Photo by BNF
Some days, a granola bar just won’t cut it.
But most of the time I don’t want that either.
I struggle with what to eat for breakfast.
Like. Every. Single. Day.
My mom – as recently as last week, mind you – reminded me of the importance of eating protein in the morning.
She (bless her sweet heart) used to give me about 9 million options in an attempt to be nice about not allowing me to skip it.
“Do you want cheese toast? How about a scrambled egg sandwich with tomato? Or cereal? What about an egg with toast?” Read the rest of this entry »
June 4, 2011
- Tomato feta salad | Photo by BNF
There’s something wonderful about buying fruits and vegetables this time of year.
They taste fresher and sweeter and … well, they taste like they’re supposed to.
(Basically, the opposite of hothouse tomatoes in December. Ick.) Read the rest of this entry »