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My Chili Recipe

October 5, 2017

Chili is one of my all-time favorite comfort foods. My mom makes amazing chili and it was always a staple in my house growing up. It also just so happens that chili is one of the easiest things to make! My mom made me learn how to make it, and it was one of the first few things I knew how to cook. I even made it back in my college days, because it’s just so simple. It’s pretty much…

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La Jolla Lunch

February 4, 2016

La Jolla is hands down one of my favorite places in San Diego. Whenever someone comes to visit, I always take them for a stroll along La Jolla Cove. It’s such a quintessential San Diego spot, with it’s stunning ocean views that just never get old! Plus, I love it so much more in the winter– it’s less crowded and it’s usually sunnier than in the summer (June gloom is no fun). Last week we set off to La Jolla for a…

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Best Chocolate Cake Ever

September 22, 2014

Hi everyone! Hope you’re all making it through Monday! Last week was my Dad’s birthday, and since he’s a big chocoholic (I take after him in that regard), I figured I would make him the best chocolate cake ever. I’d been wanting to make Ina Garten’s chocolate cake recipe for a while now but didn’t have an excuse until now! Guys, this was some seriously amazing cake. It was perfectly moist, and the secret ingredient was *coffee* which made it 1,000x more…

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I scream, you scream…

July 2, 2014

…we all scream for ice cream! July just so happens to be national ice cream month, so to get in the spirit I’m sharing some awesome looking ice cream recipes. To be completely honest, I’ve never made my own ice cream before… it’s always seemed a bit too ambitious for me. But, this summer I really want to give it a try and all these yummy recipes on Pinterest made me a bit more motivated. Cookies and Cream Chai Coconut …

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