“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

Citrus Chicken Rice Bowls

So here’s the thing. I really, really like food. And I really, really don’t like working out. As you would imagine, this poses a bit of an issue. Ever since I tore my ACL my senior year in college, I have yet to find a workout routine that I truly enjoy and allows me to … Continue reading

Garlic Chicken and Sauteed Vegetables

I’m baaaaaaack! And after the most perfect week in Prague, I am armed and ready to eat my feelings! I miss the guy already, go figure, so I’ ve got a week filled with delicious recipes that I cannot wait to try. Oh, and for those of you who were curious. No, we didn’t go … Continue reading

$15 Oven Roasted Chicken and Sweet Potatoes

In case you were wondering, Dallas is still cold. I think the lovely days of 70+ degree weather are officially behind us. And while that’s tragic, that means the days of sweaters, boots, Starbucks, and comfort food are officially here to stay! With that, I wanted to share with you this delicious, and healthy, fall … Continue reading

Homemade Sushi and Vegetable Tempura

I counted. It’s been 20 days since I posted an Asian recipe. I’ve been hanging onto this gem for a few weeks and I think it’s finally time I shared it with you. Making Japanese food can be remarkably intimidating, especially sushi, because it’s not something most people make at home. Parker and I made … Continue reading