• PORTLAND,  TRAVEL

    PORTLAND, OR | DAY 1 + 2

    Portland. The home of Portlandia, amazing donuts, beautiful hikes, tame weather and delicious food. My boyfriend and I decided we wanted to get away over the holidays and spend New Years elsewhere. With tighter budgets, saving on flights was a big upside to us visiting Portland! We drove down from…

  • BREAKFAST,  RECIPES

    BANANA DATE PANCAKES

    Banana date pancakes, an easy way to use up ripe bananas, eggs in the fridge + not feel too guilty after eating them for breakfast…and dinner if you’re like me, ha! My work schedule has kicked up for the final stretch until the beginning of summer, but I’m still trying to…

  • CAKES + PIES,  RECIPES

    VANILLA CAKE

    This is a basic vanilla cake recipe that can be made into cupcakes, 9×13, 8in. circles or whatever you’re looking for! Vanilla Cake 1 cup butter (softened) 2 cups sugar 4 egg yolks 1 tsp vanilla 3 cups flour 1/4 tsp. salt 3 tsp. baking powder 1 cup milk (of…