Salted Caramel {Drool Worthy}

Caramel is dreamy, the amber color, the warmth in it’s flavor, and the ooey gooey texture. It is perfect drizzled on ice cream, added to your coffee, or licked off of a spoon (I can’t be the only one!) I always thought it was difficult to make caramel, it seemed like it would  no doubt…

Sun Dried Tomato Pesto

I work at an Italian Restaurant where the breeze smells like basil and the kitchen is constantly buzzing. Everyday is a struggle to decide what I want for “staff meal.” My all time favorite dish they serve is a tomato pesto grilled cheese. This is no ordinary grilled cheese, it’s crust is toasty and it melts…

Think Happy Thoughts

Feeling a little lack luster lately? Sometimes it is incredibly difficult to wake up your mind and body, think happy thoughts and get motivated for the day. Those days were all too familiar during my first year of college. My snooze button is worn thin! Perhaps just a glance at something colorful could awaken our creativity…

When Life Gives You Lemons

At work the other day, I got to juice lemons! I know I know, what an exciting life I live. I immediately wanted to buy a lemon press. TJ Maxx had them for about 30 dollars which really doesn’t seem like a bad price, but I thought I would try something a little lower caliber…