Strawberry Smoothie

Smoothies are always on my breakfast rotation. Not only are they delicious, but they can pack a lot of nutrients in them, especially when they have a variety of fruits, sometimes vegetables, yogurt, and liquids such as coconut water. I am typically a green smoothie girl, but won’t say no to other versions of a smoothie. Berries are a staple […]

Homemade Pizza

As a New Yorker, pizza runs through my veins. I grew up in Brooklyn, having access to a bunch of famous and delicious pizzerias. It wasn’t until I moved back to Brooklyn a few years ago that I was able to appreciate the beauty of pizza. There are also many thoughts on how to make pizza: what degree to bake […]

Rosé Sangria

Sangria is one of those drinks that just sounds delicious. The thought of having a crisp glass of sangria on a warm summer day makes my heart skip a beat. I know how cheesy that sounds, but it’s true! Sangria’s origins come from Spain, and actually translates to “blood,” which connects to the deep red hue of red wine. It’s […]

Mini Cheesecakes

My grandmother used to make cheesecake, but it was infrequent and probably just for birthdays. It was one of those recipes that she took out seldomly, and it used a ridiculous amount of cream cheese as the base. Honestly, what’s not to love about cheesecake? Cream cheese, sugar, vanilla extract, and a perfectly buttery graham cracker crust. While I love […]

Honey Banana Bread

Nothing says quarantine quite like baking another banana bread. I will say, banana bread has been a favorite of mine for quite some time, and when seven bananas go very ripe at the same time, I had no choice. This particular version of banana bread incorporates a delicious sweet addition of honey, local honey in fact. My neighbors have their […]