Photo Essay: Sydney

I’m really excited for my third photo essay in this new series. If you haven’t already, be sure to check out the previous two, beaches and wildlife. This week’s photo essay is the city of Sydney, Australia. I realized that I never actually wrote about Sydney, having been there three times. Hopefully, I’ll eventually get […]

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How To Keep Your Rings Clean

I’m really bad about keeping my jewelry clean and just in general I’m pretty bad about maintaining my stuff (this is why I can’t have nice things). Flash backs to my leather boots that fell apart in quite the literal sense… Anyway, I love my engagement/wedding ring, I think it’s beautiful and even though I’m always […]

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Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult

Jodi Picoult is one of those authors you either love or you hate and it really depends on personal preference. I, however, adore her books and devour them in usually just a few sittings. Leaving Time was no different and actually had probably one of the most surprising ends of any of her books. 4 out […]

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Black Magic Cake

I’m all about the baked goods the past couple of days if you can’t tell. But I love to eat and I love to eat bad food. And even better if I make it myself! I’m big on cookies, but there’s nothing more satisfying than cake. One of my biggest pet peeves are dry cakes […]

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Chewy Cocoa Cookies

  I’m a huge fan of cocoa powder. Not really for any reason except I can get a whole box of cocoa powder for the same price as a bar of chocolate here in Australia, so it’s much better value to make recipes that use it instead. I noticed though that very few actually exist […]

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