Can You Relate…

First time trying these kinds of fill-in-the-blanks posts! I’ve always loved reading these types of articles and have so much fun answering them in my head! Can you relate to the joy of quarter-empty peanut butter jars? Can you relate to my obsession with Indian food? Can you relate to my adoration for quotes on … More Can You Relate…

Single-Serving Eggplant Lasagna (healthy, vegan, gluten free + Paleo)

My Food Science culinary course during the spring quarter of this year actually instructed us to make eggplant lasagna every single week for our labs! Yes, we learned how to use eggplant as pasta noodles and coat it in heaps of sauce and flavor! How amazing does that sound? That being said, the eggplant lasagna … More Single-Serving Eggplant Lasagna (healthy, vegan, gluten free + Paleo)

Tuesday Thoughts: How Going Out of My Routine Helped Me Find Self-Acceptance

I’ll elaborate my experience of a retreat I attended last month in a later post because there is so much that I can talk about that I find so important. For now, I can say that the principal takeaway from this retreat is absolute self-acceptance. To be honest, it’s quite a strange feeling. Maybe it’s because … More Tuesday Thoughts: How Going Out of My Routine Helped Me Find Self-Acceptance

Dinner Ideas: Mexican Cod Tacos + Spicy Tomato Guacamole (gluten free)

My cravings like to come in intervals. One week I have this sudden urge to eat Japanese food. The next week Indian. After that, Thai. Then it’s vegan brunch. Then it’s anything covered in chocolate and peanut butter. This time, it was Mexican food, and it took me three days worth of reminding my mother … More Dinner Ideas: Mexican Cod Tacos + Spicy Tomato Guacamole (gluten free)

Tuesday Thoughts: Anxieties with Food and Feeling “Out of Shape”

Ever since I’ve watched Earthlings, I’ve really been trying to step it up in terms of eating more plants (my Paleo post, though, remains a goodie). I’m not going to lie, even knowing the atrocities of the meat industries, I do get cravings because my body is just so used to the protein amino acid … More Tuesday Thoughts: Anxieties with Food and Feeling “Out of Shape”