Gooood morning. Rather than pick one thing to talk about in this post, I feel like talking about some current events in bullet points… This morning I read a really interesting article from Al Jazeera about how American biotechnology corporations (basically Monsanto) are literally taking over the crop production around the world by enforcing farmers to … More Spicy chipotle pumpkin soup!
With the first day of October, Davis transformed from Summer to Fall. While this makes me sad for many reasons, mainly pants, there is one particular redeeming quality to the winter months…. Pumpkin. Pumpkin pie oatmeal, pumpkin ice cream, homemade pumpkin lattes, pumpkin yogurt, pumpkin pecan muffins, pumpkin scones, pumpkin cinnamon rolls, pumpkin & goat … More How to make your own Trader Joes pumpkin cream cheese!
Sometimes, I am a procrastinator. But I am a functional procrastinator – meaning that when I avoid a particular task, I make sure that whatever I do instead is accomplishing something. For example, on Tuesday I had a Systemic Physiology midterm at 3pm. Instead of studying for the 4 hours leading up to the exam, … More A functional procrastinator makes biscuits..
I am happy to report that the week has very much improved. On Tuesday, I told myself that it was a new day and to just relax and be happy. Life truly is good. I know it is cheesy, but I have so much to be grateful for. Sometimes, it is a fact that is … More Pumpkin Glazed Scallops and Caramelized Sweet Potato with Cinna-Pecan Cream
This week has been rough. Well, really just Monday. In the course of 5 hours I got rejected from getting in state tuition (even though I have been here in Cali for over two years), got into a minor car accident (on my way to…), missed my job interview, and embarrassed myself later in the … More Pumpkin Pecan Muffins
This week has just flown by! I have… -been studying for biochem -filled out paperwork and completed ridiculous tasks to try to get in-state tuition -failed to get my car fixed -GOTTEN A CALI DRIVERS LICENSE with a 100% on the written test! -applied for an internship -emailed 13 teachers offering slave labor in their … More Shhh…
Good morning! I am very excited for this post because I have a special recipe to share. I have been making this pumpkin pasta sauce since last year, but for some reason, I have kept it secret. It was this Teens Eat post that got me to type it out and share it! I have … More Flawless Fall: Harvest Pumpkin Pasta Sauce