Food Education, Recipes

TCP: Russian Snack for the Winter Olympics

Whenever I choose a recipe for our cooking projects, I like to link it to our theme. The Winter Olympics were tricky at first. My first thought was "healthy athlete food", followed by Russian food. Unfortunately, most traditional Russian recipes I found were either not very healthy (or I should say, too heavy) or not… Continue reading TCP: Russian Snack for the Winter Olympics

Meal Prep, Recipes

Keeping My Momentum Going

As I mentioned in my latest posts, with my husband's new traveling job, I made one new rule for myself: cook something new every week. Although Jeff ended up being home last week (yay!), I still wanted to follow my plan. I found recipes that we would both liked and headed to the grocery store.… Continue reading Keeping My Momentum Going


WIAW: “Back On Track” Edition

Last month, I decided to skip the Foodie Pen Pal matching since I didn't know how busy I would be in July. I believe this short break was the perfect reminder of why I love the program so much. I found myself on several occasions, browsing through the markets, finding things I would have loved… Continue reading WIAW: “Back On Track” Edition

Foodie Adventures

My Tassel Is Officially On the Left!

Last weekend, I graduated from Mary Baldwin College. A day filled with pride, joy, and even a little sadness to leave the beautiful campus but, hey, I can always visit, without having to do the work anymore! 🙂 My mom and dad came from Quebec for the Commencement ceremony and were joined by my parents-in-law,… Continue reading My Tassel Is Officially On the Left!