Travels

Jeni’s Ice Cream

Sometimes I just like to share delicious wonders that I wish were my own. Jeni’s Ice Cream is a magical place. I love their use of unique flavors and adorable flare. I mean for goodness sake look how cute this handwritten chalkboard even is (below). Every detail from the ice cream to the atmosphere is …

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Pistacia Vera

A friend of mine from college came to visit Columbus and after lunch we went to one of my favorite dessert places, Pistacia Vera. Now, my budget says I can only come here once in a while, but my heart and mouth say I want to live and work and eat and die here. It’s …

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Mackinac Island (aka: Fudge Island)

I went with my family for a few days to Mackinac City, Michigan and visited the island while we were there. Mackinac Island was an adorably unique place with beautifully preserved buildings and quant little shops. There were no cars, only bikes, horse drawn carriages and your own feet to get around the island. One …

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Father’s Day

For Father’s Day I gave my Dad the gift of baked items (i.e. love on a budget). I used the peach pie recipe from one of my favorite blogs Smitten Kitchen (Smitten Kitchen Peach Pie). It was wonderful! Although I was admittedly lazy and did not slice the peaches as thin as I should have, hence …

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Edible Vacation Memories

We are in Hot Springs, Arkansas for vacation and while here went to a local place called Nom Noms. They had delicious homemade ice cream! I tried half banana cream pie and half Nutella, brownie and Heath. They were both so delicious I ended up mixing them all together creating what tasted like a chocolate …

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