How-To Make A Gift Basket

I’ve always wanted to make gift baskets for people, but I’m not usually great at picking out multiple items that complement each other when it comes to gifts. Over the Summer, my aunt moved into a new place, and I decided it was time to make a gift basket. I wanted to give her somethingContinue reading “How-To Make A Gift Basket”

Tips for College Success: Post-Secondary Party Scene

Based on the title and cover photo, you might think I’m about to write all about how I partied it up at college. You’d be wrong! I’m not really a party person, so I spent the majority of my time in school attending campus events and shows. I did go to a few parties, lessContinue reading “Tips for College Success: Post-Secondary Party Scene”

Tips for College Success: Study for Success

College is important, but to most people it is not everything and that is okay. For those who really believe in higher education, like myself, we often have educational goals we want to meet.  Some college students forget what their goals are as the years pass or their goals change. It’s completely normal and evenContinue reading “Tips for College Success: Study for Success”

7 Secrets For My 27th Birthday…shh!

This year I decided to do something I wouldn’t normally do for my birthday. As a child, I had sleepovers and birthday parties every year. The sleepovers stopped once I reached middle school, and instead I would usually have a family dinner with those in my household. Sometimes, we went to a restaurant of myContinue reading “7 Secrets For My 27th Birthday…shh!”

Quarantine Calmness

If you’ve been living under a rock, under the sea like Patrick for the last ten months then you might not have heard about Covid-19. Let’s be real though, you have heard about it and you’ve probably bitched about it almost daily. Corona Virus swooped in and turned all our lives upside down. Even withContinue reading “Quarantine Calmness”

How About Them Apples… and Bananas?

One of my favorite things to do during the Fall season is snack on candy and caramel apples. Just about every year (when I remember), I like to shop at the gourmet chocolate shop in the local mall. This year I haven’t exactly been to the mall or any other non-essential, densely populated areas. ToContinue reading “How About Them Apples… and Bananas?”

Brown Rice Shrimp

Ingredients Brown Rice, boxed – 2 bags Frozen Shrimp, deveined with shell off – ¼ lb. Butter  – 4 tbsp. Celery, chopped – 1 cup Scallions, diced – ½ cup Lemon Juice – 2 tbsp. Soy Sauce, low sodium – ¼ cup Seasoned Mix  2 tbsp. – Paprika 1 tbsp. – Garlic Powder 1 tspContinue reading “Brown Rice Shrimp”