Valentines Day just passed, and before that the Super Bowl was on everyone's calendar. These are two days with pretty iconic food (chocolate galore, nachos, pizza, wings, etc) and those "indulgences" can make a lot of people sweat. Better-for-you party snacks are all over pinterest, and there's so much talk about how to order at … Continue reading The Importance of Patterns
This weekend was SUCH a fun best friend reunion! OK, maybe reunion is dramatic since I saw Jade over Christmas break...but at this point we don't see each other often so every time is exciting. Jade had a free weekend and came down to Chapel Hill from Boston to visit and see my grad school … Continue reading Weekend Recap
I could also title this 'people are more than their looks' because it's not just bodies, or hair, or clothes, or makeup, or nails....so WHY are these the things that get the most attention? I can't tell you how many times a day I (and we all) hear people comment on the way others look....often, … Continue reading People are more than their bodies
Happy almost Christmas!!! I've pretty much recovered from the insane semester and looooong finals week, so it's about time to reflect and recap! (and was inspired by my friend and classmate Lindsay, too!) I know I buried myself in RD and RD to be blogs while I was deciding if I wanted to go back … Continue reading Semester Recap!
Classes are done for the semester and one final is checked off, just one more exam to go and then I'm home for the holidays! While I'm studying all week long, I'll really be dreaming of all the Christmas treats that will fill the kitchen around the holiday. I thought I would share my favorite … Continue reading My Favorite Christmas Cookies
It's that time of year....nope, not the holidays (I mean yes, it is, but it's not totally on my mind yet) .....the end of the semester! Classes are almost over and FINALS are coming. All my fellow students - I know you feel me, but we are oh so close! This semester has been a … Continue reading Grad Life
I'm a total food documentary junkie! I've probably seen every food doc on Netflix, so of course I jumped at the chance to watch a new one when I heard about What the Health. The film has been getting tons of buzz lately - both positive and negative - and all the differing reactions can … Continue reading What the Health?