Mung Bean Soup

I weighed myself twice last weekend. I usually don’t care about my weight, as I had never been over a hundred pounds my entire life. In fact, the only reason I even had a bathroom scale was for a bet back in 2012. Since then, the scale had been pushed against my cats’ litter box, … More Mung Bean Soup

Pasta Caprese

Zoë‘s friend, Shelley, just debuted her health and wellness blog over at Besso. I like local bloggers because I feel like I have instant camaraderie with them, just because of our actual physical proximity. Most of the Sacramento bloggers I know are mommy bloggers, and while that’s fun, I also longed for other reads. One of … More Pasta Caprese

Pound Cake Fail

I had a hankering for pound cake yesterday, so my sister and I decided to make one at her apartment. The plan was to follow this recipe. She said she had all the ingredients but the cream cheese, so I had to stop by the store to get a pack. We did everything step by … More Pound Cake Fail


Coffee ice cubes make my day brighter. I go to Starbucks regularly, so I know how it feels to be disappointed when you get a cup filled with too much ice that it eventually waters down your drink. I feel cheated and robbed, and it is also why I never get ice when I dispense … More trente-quatre