Trader Joe’s: Game Changer

A lot of people shop at Safeway, Walmart and Raley’s. No doubt that they offer a great variety of products that are sufficient for your everyday cooking needs. However, a lot of people overlook Trader Joe’s. Trader Joe’s has actually risen to my the top of my list of where to go grocery shopping. I…

Coffee, Is it Worth the Buzz?

When you wake up, what’s the first thing you think of?  For me its grabbing my first cup of coffee for the day. In fact I am sitting in a coffee shop, drinking a cup of coffee as I am writing this. To function during my day, I have to consume at least three cups…

Breakfast, Should you skip it?

We currently live in a world where you have to be on the go 24/7 or else you might miss out on something. In the morning we often grab a banana or just the simply cup of coffee before we go off to start our busy day ahead. What’s wrong with this picture? People eating…

Eating Stinky Cheese: 101

Before entering college, my palate was introduced to a multitude of diverse flavors. It became an obsession. This new found love of mine was not everyone’s favorite. My new found love was different than most. It was my love for cheese. Now hear me out, not all cheese is stinky. However, in my opinion the…

Going Gluten Free, is it actually Beneficial?

Lately there has been the new trend of going gluten free. Now some of you don’t know what gluten is in the first place. Gluten is a substance found in wheat that is responsible for elasticizing the texture. So by going “gluten free”, you are essentially taking out gluten of your daily diet. It’s supposed…

College Eating Habits, the Stigma

Being in college, there is often the stigma that college students can’t cook, or even don’t have the time to cook healthy meals. During my freshman year in college, I found myself falling into the stigma, choosing to eat something quick that gets the job done before hitting the library. Come my sophomore year I…