Travel Tuesday

Barataria Preserve

This week is National Park Week! Since I'm a big fan of our National Parks system in general, so what better reason to take this Travel Tuesday to share one of my favorite New Orleans-area trips with you, Reader? Barataria Preserve is part of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve and sits about thirty minutes… Continue reading Barataria Preserve

Eating Out, Travel Tuesday

Travel Tuesday: Tia B’s La Waffleria

Hello, Reader! Today I'm introducing a new segment that you'll see whenever I want to share something about a recent adventure. Today we're heading to the Southwest for some delicious waffles and a girls-getaway. Recently I went on a trip to New Mexico over a long weekend. I loved it. I had never been before… Continue reading Travel Tuesday: Tia B’s La Waffleria

Bake on Saturday, Lunch & Dinner, Recipes

Somun {Bosnian Flatbread}

Chewy flatbread, inspired by the Balkans and wanderlust. Back in June and July while traveling around Eastern Europe, I had the chance to try a lot of new foods. Some of the things I had were totally new (veal, yes, I had never eaten it before because baby cow), some were variations of things I… Continue reading Somun {Bosnian Flatbread}

Eating Out, On the Road

Brunch at the Pond House

Over the past few years I've acquired friends in various parts of the country (actually, the world) as tends to happen when you do things like go to college or go abroad.  The Internet makes it pretty easy to keep up with them, especially with videochatting and Facebook.  But it's not quite the same as seeing… Continue reading Brunch at the Pond House

Bake on Saturday, Lunch & Dinner, On the Road

Garlic Knots {Campfire Cooking}

You don't just have to have hot dogs and baked beans on camping trips!  Next time you're cooking over a fire, try these garlicky bread rolls to change things up! As mentioned, I spent this past week camping and visiting relatives.  My sister is a (relatively) recent vegetarian, which meant that the usual hot dogs… Continue reading Garlic Knots {Campfire Cooking}