Eggplant Street Tacos

Having been born in raised in the same town that we purchased a home in can be a bit tricky when it comes to telling people where we live.  Sometimes we get comments like, “Oh, you just couldn’t get out, huh?” or, “That really sucks that you’re still here.”  Then, there are other times where…

Sweet Summer Mint Salsa

Ahhh….summer….it’s been such a beautiful summer!  We are already two weeks in, and yet I feel like it has just started.  I feel like I’ve been in a constant whirlwind.  I’ve been fortunate enough to finally catch up with so many friends already.  Last week I caught up with a friend from college who I haven’t…

Salsa Verde

Starting this blog has been no less than an adventure…you could even, perhaps, call it an excursion. 😉  Chances are, if you’re reading this post, it’s because I texted you with giddy pride about having started my very own blog!  I’ve enjoyed exploring my platform, customizing it, and figuring out when it will be the…

Herbed Tuna Salad

This school year, for lack of a better phrase, kicked my butt.  This was a year that I pushed myself, pushed my students, learned, grew, cried, entitled students to services they needed, and most certainly, struggled myself.  Some may say it was because of all of the changes that happened in my life…finishing graduate school,…