An Easy Two Cheese Tray for Any Occasion

Here's a little bonus post for the week..... this one will be short and sweet since it's a super easy recipe. You don't even have to cook anything! It's lowkey all store bought.... and will seem like you put in a ton of effort! Something that I do much more in adulthood that I didn't…

The Easiest, Laziest, Kale Salad Ever

I love kale salads. I'm not a huge fan of lettuce or spinach based salads--there's just something about kale. I love how it tastes, and the darker and leafier the kale, the more I enjoy it. I still remember when my little brother visited and I made him a chicken kale salad, and he asked…

The Chicago Cupcake Taste Test (First Impressions)

The first question I know you're wondering is how this little adventure came to be. It all started about a week ago, when yours truly and her friend Ashley wanted to go to the Air and Water Show. After some mishaps with Uber, police officers on ponies, a weed truck, and a whole lot of…

I Highkey Love Tea Bars

This summer I binge watched, and fell in love with Rachel Bloom's Crazy Ex Girlfriend. If you have not seen it yet--stop everything and go watch the show. It's revolutionary, funny, feminist as fuck, empowering, hilarious, and just absolutely amazing. But fair warning, if you watch this show, you will want boba.  Seriously, I cannot tell you…

The Unabridged Sass Version of a Summer Classic, The Tomato Sandwich

I walked into the break room today about to eat a cookie--instead I walked out with a tomato sandwich. There are certain foods that absolutely scream simplicity, chicness, and breeziness, and this is one of those foods. It is the quintessential summer sandwich, the most Goop/Preserve/Honest/Martha Stewart/Barefoot Contessa-y of all sandwiches. It's Harriet the Spy's…

Italian Fest 2016–I Love Sangria and Pasta

After lots of work, stress, and a whole lot of being busy, I was definitely more than relieved when my friends said that we should go to Italian Fest last night. I love Festa Italiana, I've gone every single year (multiple times even!) since I've moved out here. It's quite possibly my favorite event of…