a little adventure just outside of boston (sharon itinerary)

who knew the outskirts of boston were so awesome?! well, i’m sure everyone that grew up here did. unlike many of my colleagues, friends, and boyfriend, i’m still considered a newbie when it comes to new england. i don’t say “wicked”, and i sure as hell still can’t say “parked my car” with a boston accent. (although i’m not sure i really want to). it … Continue reading a little adventure just outside of boston (sharon itinerary)

watermelon keg in 3 easy steps (+ cocktail recipe)

it’s officially summer, which means BBQs, beach days, and fruity cocktails. but why not spice up your next grilling session with a watermelon keg. yup, i said it. watermelon keg. now that’s what i call a summer party! here’s what you will need to make it happen.  if you don’t have a jar with a spout/tap, you can always just buy one at a local … Continue reading watermelon keg in 3 easy steps (+ cocktail recipe)

ooey gooey fudgy fudge (recipe)

i have quite a funny story with fudge that i’m almost too embarrassed to share. but eh, what the heck. living in miami, fudge wasn’t really readily available. we only got it when we made a short trip to fort lauderdale and visited kilwins in las olas. when i moved to new england, it become quite noticeable just how many fudge options one could fine. it also became a must-have every … Continue reading ooey gooey fudgy fudge (recipe)

no clean-up pb&j overnight oats (recipe)

it’s peanut butter jelly time!! c’mom people, you know you want to sing it out with me. i’ve been on this overnight oats obsession again for a few weeks now. i say “again” because i used to make them *all* the time senior year of college. but i got sooo bored of them, that i gave them up for quite some time. (almost two years, … Continue reading no clean-up pb&j overnight oats (recipe)

new foodie spot: nextdoor cafe

where do you go if you’re looking for great asian food? chinatown? wrong. you go to allston. common man, it’s the home of super88, after all. and now, it’s the home of nextdoor cafe as well. nextdoor cafe is a newish cafe serving rolled ice cream, cube toast, and bubble tea. don’t be confused by hi b3ar, the other rolled ice cream shop in allston which opened … Continue reading new foodie spot: nextdoor cafe

new foodie spot: foodie asylum

foodie asylum is a hip, new shop for foodie addicts. it opened its doors in march in the cute little neighborhood of brookline. this place is foodie heaven. not only will you find some of your favorite brands like dave’s coffee and bushwick kitchen, you will also be able to instagram all you’d like. the place is picture-perfect with its natural lighting, white walls, and beautifully … Continue reading new foodie spot: foodie asylum