As I'm sure many of you can relate, one of the things I miss the most from the pre-pandemic world is an intimate dining experience in a fun new restaurant, surrounded by some of my favorite people. While that may not be totally possible at the moment, there are still a ton of ways you … Continue reading How to Support Restaurants in a Pandemic World
We've probably (hopefully) all donated to a food pantry or hunger drive before. The can of chicken noodle soup in the back of the pantry, the box of macaroni and cheese, the canned green beans you'll never eat: when you don't want them, they often end up at the food pantry. While you likely donated … Continue reading Best Items to Donate to Food Pantries
Hello again....months later. Honesty time: recently, things have been hard. And I'm sure I'm not the only one who feels like this. Stuck. Unmotivated. Unhappy. Wondering what the heck is going on in the world. The pandemic, with all of its ugliness, has made it hard for me to keep doing the things I love … Continue reading Food, et. al
I've posted a galette recipe to my blog before, but this one is a bit different. It's flexible, meaning you can add whatever vegetables you have in your fridge at the time. In fact, I beg you to do just that- don't go out to grocery stores hunting down every single thing I call for … Continue reading Any Vegetable Galette
I love beans. Anyone that knows me knows this. Refried beans are one of my favorite ways to eat them, and huevos rancheros is one of my favorite ways to eat refried beans. So, naturally, when I decided to stop eating eggs I was preparing to say a very tearful goodbye to one of my … Continue reading Huevos Rancheros for when you don’t eat eggs
Hi everyone! My name is Christa, and welcome to my (new!) blog about my adventures cooking in a dorm room kitchen. I've always been really into cooking and experimenting in the kitchen, and when I went to college I was certain of one thing: I wanted to do better than dining hall food. From homemade … Continue reading Hey Hi Hello!!