Sushi Sunday

Yesterday, I decided to host Sushi Sunday.  I made some homemade sushi (which my friends helped roll) and there were chips, rice balls, potatoes, and brownies as well.  There were two kinds of sushi:  the regular kind (which for meat we used crab, lobster, and tuna) and the fruit kind which we used for a…

How To Make Butter

The night before Thanksgiving, I decided to teach my friend Kasey how to make homemade butter using a kitchen-aid stand mixer. It’s actually quite simple. Just take whole whipping cream, pour it into the mixing bowl, attach your whipping attachment, and begin. Start off on speed 2, then slowly work your way up to about…

The Cherry Tomato-Zilla Plant

My balcony garden is thriving this year, especially my basil and tomato plants!! I can’t believe how big and awesome they are all getting!  My basil is once again ready to be harvested, and this time I’m going to take some clippings while I’m at it to root so I can make some more and…

Best… Cache… EVER!!!

On Friday, a friend and I went out geocaching.  I love going out and doing this, I get such good exercise and have so much fun with the different challenges that come with it.  This time, we went after the first cache I ever went for.  We didn’t find it that day, a year ago, and…