A little girl with a big passion for food.

Roasted Eggplant with Buttermilk Sauce and Pomegranate

I would say the worst part about planning a wedding from abroad is the amount of phone calls I have to make with potential vendors. I don’t know what it is about talking on the phone, but it makes me a nervous wreck. I have to mentally prepare myself for about 10 minutes before I have a phone call.

The Bite-Sized Baker//Roasted Eggplant with Buttermilk Sauce and Pomegranate

I loathe talking on the phone… Talking with strangers? My armpits are starting to sweat just thinking about it. I honestly do not know how I worked as a recruiter for a year, where the majority of my time was spent on the phone… and Pinterest.


Pumpkin Bars with Old Fashioned Caramel Frosting

It’s not even October and I am already posting pumpkin recipes so I’m just going to go ahead and embrace my inner #basicbitch… Because I got news for you, we’re all a little bit...


Pomegranate Molasses Chicken with Bulghur Salad

Last year I discovered pomegranate molasses at Florence’s international market and I’ve been obsessed with it ever since. I’ve been patiently waiting for pomegranates to come back into season so I can make all...


Honeycomb Ice Cream

I’ve been using the same $3 Kitchen Craft thermometer for about five years now and it finally broke last week. I’ve neglected to upgrade my old thermometer in the past because I rely heavily...


Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread

I am going to chalk up summer 2015 as a total loss in terms of eating healthy and working out regularly. But you know what? It was probably one of the best summers yet....


Mixed Berry Muffins with Streusel Topping

It is officially September and I could not be more excited! I am a summer girl, hands down, but this past summer in Florence has been BRUTAL… Like sweating through my clothes on our...

The Bite-Sized Baker // Blackberry Chocolate Chunk Ice Cream

Blackberry Chocolate Chunk Ice Cream

Let’s go back in time a bit, shall we? College. In college our apartment was lovingly referred to as The Cat’s Nest. Now, I don’t like cats one bit, but Northwestern’s mascot is Willie...