Category Food & Drink

5 Amazing Cocktails You Can Find In Dallas

1. Gloria’s: Flavored Bacardi Skinny Mojito In addition to the delicious food at Gloria’s, they make a killer flavored mojito. They have strawberry and mango flavors, but if you’re boring and only like a straightforward mojito, then they have that too. The mint is so fresh it practically clears your sinuses. I highly recommend the […]

What is Life?

If you can’t tell, we’ve all been pretty M.I.A. the past week or so due to Thanksgiving break and now dead week and finals, no to mention GRADUATION for Abbey. WHAT. So many apologies on our behalf, but let’s be real… you’re probably busy too. Anyways, I came across an incredible and drool-worthy recipe today […]

Halloween Treats

I have the biggest sweet tooth so Halloween is the perfect excuse for me to indulge in eating candy and making Halloween-themed treats. However, for this post I want to include some unique recipes that will make you (or seem like) one cool cat. First recipe is a drink called Mexican Pumpkin Punch, which takes […]

Comfort Food for Cooler Weather

One of my favorite pastimes, especially during fall and winter, is eating. Okay, it might be my favorite pastime during any season, but the cooler weather always makes me want to cuddle up with a bowl of soup or pasta. Anything with cheese and carbs, really. So, to honor my cravings and give you new […]

How Being A Temporary Vegan Is Changing My Life

For some reason that even I don’t completely understand, I decided to challenge myself to go vegan for the month of September.  It’s been just about a week since starting this challenge, and it has certainly been, well, challenging.  More so than I thought.  Being in a place like Austin where there are vegan options […]

5 Things I Miss About Texas

I’ve been in NYC for a little over a month and a half, and I’m having a great time so far. I’ve got a kick ass job, I love the people I work with, and I get to live in one of the greatest cities in the world. But, admittedly I have been a little […]


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