Monthly Archives: August 2012

I Am a U.S Citizen!!

So as you can tell from the title, yesterday was a monumental moment in my life.  I’ve transitioned from being an alien to becoming a proud American :).  The whole process was rather involved, but I’m glad I made it … Continue reading

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August Foodie PenPal

My Foodie PenPal this month was Natalie, the brains behind a lovely, food-centered blog called The Dirty Oven!  What a cute name, don’t you think?  I just LOVE her tagline: soul of a baker, mouth of a trucker with a little … Continue reading

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My First Dishcrawl Experience

Last night, Tim and I did something we never do on weekdays…which is to go out to eat!  And we didn’t just go to one place, but four different places in a span of about three hours.  Impressed?  I thought … Continue reading

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First Day of School

The day has come…time to sling on my oversized backpack that makes me look like a turtle, put on my Toms and rediscover my inner nerdy self (shouldn’t be too hard).  I’m taking three courses this semester: Biotechnology (which apparently … Continue reading

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Final Day of HLS

On the last day of HLS.. Group 5K walk/run. (Photo via Courtney) I was just planning to walk with my roomies, but when I heard “go”, I  found myself running again.  Sigh..no self-restraint. Then it was bfast time! (photo via … Continue reading

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Black Bean Soup with Hatch Chile

Although the hatch chile festival’s over, I still have a ton of them in my fridge eagerly anticipating the day they get roasted.  Did you check out my other 2 recipes?  If not, hope you’ll take a peek! I did … Continue reading

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Part 2 In the Kona Series

Hello everyone!  Are you guys enjoying the recap of all the fun my mommy had…WITHOUT ME?!?!  When she came home, I smothered her with my sloppy wet kisses and hugs around her neck (that’s right, I know how to work … Continue reading

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