Vegan Chili Cheese Fries

chili cheese fries

I love to eat healthy, but even I crave junk food from time to time. This week, for some bizarre reason (because I haven’t eaten them in years) I was craving chili cheese fries! If you’re craving a delicious comfort… Read More

Asian-style Sesame Cauliflower Wings

Cauliflower Wings

I’ve tried a few cauliflower wing recipes before, but these Asian cauliflower wings are by FAR my favorite! I was inspired by a recipe I saw on Jessica in the Kitchen, and decided to try putting my own spin on… Read More

Hanoi, Vietnam


My adventure in Southeast Asia finally comes to a conclusion in Hanoi, Vietnam. I honestly couldn’t believe that we had made it to our final city. It felt like we had been traveling in Asia for a month, at the… Read More

Phuket, Thailand


My adventure in Southeast Asia continues in Phuket, Thailand! I last wrote about my amazing two days in Bangkok. After a short 2 hour flight to the southern part of Thailand my friend Cruise and I found ourselves in a… Read More

Bangkok, Thailand

After some relaxing beach days in Bali, Cruise and I were ready to pick up the pace again and head to the busy city of Bangkok, Thailand! I really didn’t know what to expect in Bangkok. I knew almost nothing… Read More

Bali, Indonesia


For those who haven’t read my Tokyo blog post, this next post is a continuation of that story. The second destination Cruise and I went to in Southeast Asia was the island of Bali! We could not WAIT to get… Read More

Tokyo, Japan


This February I had the incredible opportunity to travel with a friend through Southeast Asia for two weeks. WOW what a two weeks it was! We started in Japan, then went on to explore Indonesia, Thailand, and Vietnam together. It… Read More

Spicy Bean Chili and Fiesta Cornbread

vegan chili

For Christmas my boyfriend got me The China Study Cookbook, something I had really wanted, and I was finally able to try a recipe from it! I don’t think I even like cornbread all that much, but when I saw… Read More

Sugar Free Apple Cinnamon Muffins

sugar free muffins

Did somebody say, “Sugar Free Apple Cinnamon Muffins” – ? Yes please! One of the things I crave most around this time of year is cinnamon flavored baked goods. Apple-cinnamon recipes, pumpkin-cinnamon recipes, snickerdoodles, etc. This new recipes is perfect… Read More

Thai Curry Butternut Squash Soup

thai curry soup

Fall is in full swing, which means soup season is on. I’ve been trying out a few new soup recipes lately, and let me tell you, THIS ONE IS A WINNER! It is smooth, savory, and most importantly, healthy! The… Read More

My new whole foods plant-based diet


This is a lifestyle post about my new whole foods plant-based diet. I’m going to try and be as honest and thorough as I can here as to why I am making this lifestyle change, because I want this post… Read More

Munich, Germany

Munich, Germany

Finally, Shanna and I arrived in Munich, Germany. It was the last city we would spend time in together before parting ways, and the thought of that was bittersweet for both of us. Our whole trip together had been amazing… Read More