Tag: winter

NYC day 2

Another long and enjoyable day in NYC. I was freezing my face off because it was 25 degrees but the wind made it feel like below 10. For half of the day, I was able to shop on 5th avenue, and of course, i did some major damage […]

NYC Day 1

Coming from the South, I went berserk when I saw this white fluffy stuff everywhere. SNOW!! I rarely see snow and I literally played in the snow everyday for hours. I landed at La Guardia airport at noon and piled on layers to keep myself warm from the […]

Thank the Weather God!

Due to the polar vortex that has swept through all of America, everyone in the South is finally experiencing a taste of Winter. Waking up to the phone calls of all classes cancelled is such a relief! I whip out my camera and take lovely shots of our […]

Clam Chowder Alternative

Want to enjoy the fresh flavors and creaminess of clam chowder but don’t want all that fat from the cream? Don’t worry because there is a delicious alternative! It all happened when I had no heavy cream in my fridge, but I was really craving clam chowder… and […]

All Italian Lunch

Mmmm what a day to enjoy hot steaming calzones oozing with cheese and a fresh mussel pasta in white wine sauce! The weather is quite chilly outside as I snuggle in my fuzzy blanket on the couch. I run to my kitchen and whip up some easy dishes […]

A Warm and Cozy Christmas

Merry Christmas Everyone!! The season of giving is so amazing. I handmade peppermint truffles and handed them out to my neighbors. I found beautiful Christmas tin containers and stuffed them with shreds of red paper. I placed the truffles in snowflake Martha Stewart Cupcake liners. This is a […]

Lamb Dinner

As my dad and I walk out of the grocery store, he holds out 2 lamb shanks and smiles. We love lamb, but I was thinking , why would you buy such an expensive piece of meat that we don’t even know how to cook? He hands me […]