Special Edition: Nespresso VertuoLine Machine Review

Guys, I bought a new toy and it’s changed my life. Welcome to the family Nespresso VertuoLine Machine! I’ve never wanted to drink coffee more in my life. Now I held out on getting one of these machines for quite some time. Why? Well Starbucks once tried to shove its Verismo machine down my throat…

Special Edition: Tips for Trying New Foods

This blog is going to be a little different than our more recent ones. But don’t let that deter you. Believe it or not my palate used to be that of a five year old: chicken nuggets, fries, spaghetti-o’s, hot dogs… that’s all I wanted to eat outside of top ramen. When I moved out…

Special Edition: Christmas Milkshakes

I know I know, who wants to hear about milkshakes when it snowed about 12 inches last week and we are due for another snowstorm this week? ME! I love and actually prefer ice cream during the winter months. And with all this DiNoci Ice Cream I have in my freezer I was like what…

Special Edition: Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving has come and gone which makes me super sad! I’ve always loved Thanksgiving because 1) the food and 2) a lot of good memories from my childhood. Also, my entire life trajectory changed on a thanksgiving 5 years ago when I had no where to go for Thanksgiving and my friend Lyn invited me…

Special Edition: Thanksgiving Desserts (that aren’t pie)

Now I love a great pie. I look forward to pie on Thanksgiving. A nice big slice of pie after two servings of Thanksgiving dinner (yes, I said two servings, judge me…) is the perfect ending to the perfect day. However, sometimes you have to mix it up, especially when you meet someone who doesn’t…

Special Edition: Thanksgiving Breakfast Ideas

I grew up with a rather small family (for those of you who are confused because you know I have 7 siblings, my family tree is very complex and I only grew up with two of my siblings and my mom), which meant Thanksgiving was an extra day off from school with a TON of…

Special Edition: Cranberry Sauce Tasting

You either love it or you hate it at Thanksgiving. And I’m not talking about turkey. Now I’m a traditionalist when it comes to Thanksgiving Dinner. I like the turkey, the mashed potatoes, the gravy, the green beans, the rolls, the pies and most of all the Ocean Spray Canned Jellied Cranberry Sauce. But I…