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My 16 Favorite Kitchen Gadgets

My 16 Favorite Kitchen Gadgets

Tasty food doesn’t need to come from fancy gadgets, but there are a few gadgets that make cooking more fun! As a broke college student that evolved into a budget conscious adult, my collection of favorite kitchen gadgets has grown slowly and each item has […]

Hawaii Re-Cap + How to Stay Healthy on Vacation

Hawaii Re-Cap + How to Stay Healthy on Vacation

Hey all! I hope you enjoyed Emily’s post on Monday and my post from last week on Four Easy Lunch Bowls. I’m now back on the mainland from my week away in Hawaii! How was it? Awesome!   First off: I’m engaged! My amazing boyfriend […]

I’m headed to Maui!

I’m headed to Maui!

If you’re reading this Tuesday morning, I’m headed to Maui! If you are reading it later in the week, I’m most likely doing one of the following: Sitting on the beach (and getting burnt because I’m from Seattle) Eating an acai bowl with fresh fruit […]

I’ve been nominated for the Liebster Award!

I’ve been nominated for the Liebster Award!

Hey all! It’s been a great month and a half of sharing my recipes, insights, and stories with everyone. Thank you to all who pushed me to do this, everyone who supports me while writing and publishing these recipes, and everyone who reads & comments […]

What do I mean by Budget(ish)?

What do I mean by Budget(ish)?

Last week I talked about what I meant by saying my recipes are healthy(ish), check it out here! The second half of my tagline is “on a budget(ish)”, what do I mean by that? Well let me explain! I follow a lot of food bloggers, […]

What do I mean by Healthy(ish)?

What do I mean by Healthy(ish)?

Let me preface this by telling you that I am eating a very healthy brown rice & veggie bowl for lunch, but I ate leftover pizza for breakfast. Alright, now that I’ve gotten that out of the way I can discuss how I try to […]

Who am I? And why I started this blog.

Who am I? And why I started this blog.

Hey there! Thanks for taking the time to click on this page. I am Amanda, a 20-something girl living in the Pacific Northwest who loves to cook (obviously). My passion for cooking started when I was very young, sometimes in the kitchen and sometimes on […]