Speculoos S’mores 
Adventure in Normal Life / Culinary Creations and Recipes

Speculoos S’mores 

Summer smells of campfire, honeysuckle, sunscreen, lemonade, watermelon, burgers and hotdogs on the BBQ. When you 1) live in the city 2) aren’t on vacation yet, sometimes you might crave some of these sensory, delicious memories and want to bring them to life – in your own space at home. I first came up with … Continue reading

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One-Pot Wonder: Spiced Mediterranean Cauliflower Rice
Culinary Creations and Recipes / Food

One-Pot Wonder: Spiced Mediterranean Cauliflower Rice

Have you seen the newly trending cauliflower rice dishes? Yesterday, I was feeling adventurous and when I saw riced cauliflower at Trader Joe’s, I thought, well, why not give it a chance? We had a friend over for dinner and I brought together some of my favorite ingredients, fresh herbs from my urban garden, and … Continue reading

{Common Ground} between my Dining Room and Dressing Room
Adventure in Normal Life / Culinary Creations and Recipes / Fashion / Quick Thoughts

{Common Ground} between my Dining Room and Dressing Room

On the way back from a dizzying workout at the gym, I stopped at the grocery store to pick up a few items before a late dinner at home. I always check out the samples at good ol’Trader Joe’s and I liked the one yesterday so much that I added it to my assorted armful … Continue reading

Adventure in Normal Life / Good Eats / Quick Thoughts

Quick Appetizer : guac and mini tacos

…with a washi tape description! The Superbowl is this Sunday, so I hear, and this year I have kept an eye out for quick things to fix. I have been pinning things to my Entertaining board on Pinterest as well, with plans to *hopefully* make one of them this weekend. If it turns out, you’ll … Continue reading

Culinary Creations / Food

Tropical Pineapple and Kiwi Salad

I was confident when I pulled out the ramekin of leftover diced pineapple (the rest had gone into baked pineapple chicken last week) and opened up a bag of favorite herb greens and lettuce from TJ’s. Pineapple is so sweet and refreshing,  and reminds me of summer. When I opened the fruit drawer in the … Continue reading