Month: October 2015

Quick Homemade Hot Cocoa

It is the dreaded midterm week at the University of Washington and I have spent hours upon hours toiling away at my studies. If you are a college student or you know a college student you know that a true study session is not complete without yummy treats to go with it! My study treat…


Bacon Parmesan Garlic Green Bean Amandine

This past weekend my aunt had her annual Fall Festival! We celebrated the fall with a delicious dinner with many friends and family! The festivals menu consisted of my Aunts delicious maple beer turkey (recipe to come), mashed potatoes, pumpkin lasagna, stuffing, and finally my newly created recipe Bacon Parmesan Garlic Green Bean Amandine*. This…


Rainbow Veggie Surprise!!

The other day I was walking through a local produce stand and saw this beautiful purple cauliflower. I could not resist but buy it to make a yummy dish. Due to its vibrancy I knew I had to add some other beautiful colors to the dish and decided to use some delicious rainbow carrots fresh…


Creamy Sweet Potato and Acorn Squash Soup

To start out I am going to mention that I LOVE FALL! It is my favorite season, and at the moment and my apartment is full of mini pumpkins and pumpkin spice candles. Another reason that I love fall is because on October 20th 2013 I had a first date with this amazing guy named…


Easy Homemade Gnocchi!

I love pasta so much, it is definitely one of my favorite foods! One of my favorite types of pasta is Gnocchi, and there is nothing better than a delicious fresh homemade gnocchi. This is a time consuming process but it is definitely worth it! If you really want to dedicate an afternoon and do…


Winter Veggie Stew!

One of my favorite parts of October is going to the local veggie stand and picking out fresh vegetables/squash for delicious comfort dinners. I was recently at my grandma’s house when she sent me home with a plethora of tomatoes, zucchini, bell pepper, and even some yummy green beans! When I got home I realized…