“Magic Soup” {Boyhood}

{Boyhood} With the Academy Awards just days away, I believe I have saved the best for last. Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, Richard Linklater‘s “Boyhood” is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a child named Mason (a breakthrough performance by Ellar Coltrane), who literally grows up on screen before … Continue reading

S’more Truffles {Wild}

{Wild} Reese Witherspoon has been one of my favorite actresses ever since she fiercely rocked the bend and snap in Legally Blonde. That being said, the poor girl has been stuck in rom com land for years. “Wild” is Reese Witherspoon like you’ve never seen here before, and that’s a great thing. Witherspoon plays a woman named … Continue reading

Copycat Cheesecake Factory Avocado Egg Rolls

I can happily say that I spent roughly 75% of my nights out my junior year at the Cheesecake Factory outside of North Park Mall  here in Dallas. Eating all the bread and cheesecake we could stomach became a tradition amongst my phenomenal friend group. From birthday celebrations, to secret Santas, to “Good Cause Cake,” … Continue reading