A while back my old blender died (RIP). While I was perusing Costco a few weeks ago, I came across the Magic Bullet. I’ve only ever heard good things, minimal cleanup, easy to take with you, etc. so I caved. Now, I’m addicted. This was the first smoothie I made in it and I love it. Ingredients: 1 cup frozen strawberries…

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For a while now, I’ve been splitting my weekends between Cleveland and Pittsburgh. With so many big events lately like birthdays, family gatherings, graduation, etc, I haven’t been for a while. This weekend I was able to head back to the ‘Burgh. Friday night, I attended the Ray Lamontagne concert. The concert was outside and we scored some VIP tickets which…

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This week I have been overloaded with thrills and I’m still on a high from all my birthday surprises this past weekend.The first thrill took place on my birthday. My bestie Alex and I ventured downtown to Urban Farmer for their happy hour. The drinks and small plates featured on their happy hour menu are delicious and quite the deal. Located in the…

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To be honest, I contemplated even writing this post because I know that BuzzFeed isn’t the only one publishing clever lists about turning 25; BUT I feel as if this is some sort of blogger’s rite of passage on this milestone of a birthday so here I go…. These “life lessons” may seem trite, but these are tidbits I have genuinely…

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Today is my twenty-fifth birthday! Hooray! I recently watched the movie Sixteen Candles- classic- where Sam (Molly Ringwald) stares at herself in the mirror on her 16th birthday wondering why she didn’t wake up and feel a big change. Like Sam, I didn’t wake up this morning feeling any big change, but I did wake up feeling incredibly loved. a birthday…

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