Restaurant Week Recap

It’s that time of year again in Philadelphia—Center City District Restaurant Week!! Just to clarify—they call it Restaurant Week, although it usually lasts for two weeks, not one. During this time, you can get a delicious three-course prix fixe dinner for only $35 at participating restaurants. This is a tradition upheld by many major cities across…

Let’s Raise a Glass and Have Some Toast

Just because we can’t eat gluten, doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy one of the greatest Insta-crazes ever: #ToastTuesday. Adding jelly, butter, or cream cheese to plain white toast was so 2015 (maybe even 2012); not to mention, it’s not exactly the most nutritious breakfast choice. Instead, opt for a breakfast that is a perfect combination of protein and…

Savoring Summer

Somehow it’s already September and Labor Day weekend is in full swing, marking the unofficial end of summer. But before you order a pumpkin-flavored drink and start searching for plaid shirts in your closet, take the time to enjoy your three-day weekend with a drink that encompasses the colors and tastes of summer—fruit infused water….

Life is Good

To be honest, there are times when I want people to notice me. I want my friends to notice my overpriced haircut. I want the only cute guy at a party to notice my blue eyes and genuine smile. I want a stranger to notice my outfit and drunkenly tell me how “super cute” it…

Breaking up with Gluten

Thanks for visiting my blog! It’s been almost one year since I was diagnosed with what I like to refer to as “The Other Big C”— more commonly known as celiac disease. I vividly remember the day I received a phone call from my gastroenterologist confirming the dreaded diagnosis. I was half-expecting to hear this,…