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I tried Six Different Vegan Yogurts So You Don’t Have To

I tried Six Different Vegan Yogurts So You Don’t Have To

Follow me on Instagram! RU I recently got my DNA test return. I was excited to learn my roots since I am kinda dark for a typical Russian – dark skin complexion, brown eyes, and hair. People always mistake me for a Spanish-speaking person especially […]

Quick And Easy Recipe Ideas For your Next Awesome Cheese Plate

Quick And Easy Recipe Ideas For your Next Awesome Cheese Plate

Follow me on Instagram! RU Have you ever dreamed about making up a gourmet cheese plate and fascinate everyone with the flavor pairing? Have you ever felt like there was something missing on the plate or the pairing was quite weird? I realized you need […]

10 Steps That Will Help You Survive Christmas Dinner Prep

10 Steps That Will Help You Survive Christmas Dinner Prep

Follow me on Instagram! RU Let’s be honest – setting the Christmas table is a nightmare. Every one of us probably felt like crap after an exhausting day of cooking and all you got is a glass of wine and a lazy “thank you.” While […]

5 Healthy Pumpkin Recipes For Your Thanksgiving Dinner

5 Healthy Pumpkin Recipes For Your Thanksgiving Dinner

Follow me on Instagram! Over the course of the past two months, I have been keeping up with my healthy(ish) diet trying to create low carb, low-fat dishes. I followed my cravings and listened to my body, went grocery shopping few times a week to […]

Road Trip SF to LA: What To Eat In Los Angeles in 48 Hours

Road Trip SF to LA: What To Eat In Los Angeles in 48 Hours

Follow me on Instagram! Roadtrip time! Recently I made my 6th trip to LA and back. It was excellent and full of great food as usual, and this time I want to share my experience. I assume many of you struggled with finding good food […]

Sleepless in Seattle: Why Should I Stand On That Damn Line For Starbucks

Sleepless in Seattle: Why Should I Stand On That Damn Line For Starbucks

Follow me on Instagram! After going through the food part of Seattle, the central question remained unknown: what about coffee? Although the movie “Sleepless in Seattle” is not about coffee at all, the city has a lot to offer. Coffee shops are literary everywhere you […]

What and Where to Eat In Seattle

What and Where to Eat In Seattle

Follow me on Instagram! It’s hard to travel to new places and visit casual restaurants when you are both a chef and a picky eater. I have a tough time trusting places, especially if they don’t look good from the inside, but the problem with […]

How To Turn Scraps Into a Fancy Meal: Bits And Pieces

How To Turn Scraps Into a Fancy Meal: Bits And Pieces

Follow me on Instagram! We almost never realize that we often throw away food that is absolutely fine and edible. Sometimes we don’t even know how to prepare it. In the last week’s post, we discussed how you can rationally use pasta scraps and turn […]

How To Turn Scraps Into a Fancy Meal: Pasta

How To Turn Scraps Into a Fancy Meal: Pasta

Follow me on Instagram! Some of you have come across a situation where they found almost empty packages of pasta in their kitchen cabinet. Let me guess: you probably closed the door the minute you saw pasta scraps never even knowing that you can do […]

Universal Green Sauces That You Should Consider Making

Universal Green Sauces That You Should Consider Making

Follow me on Instagram! After I bought a mortar and pestle for my kitchen, I almost stopped using the blender, because the texture of the sauces made by my own hands goes out ten times better. I began to make different pestos and dressings for […]