First Cake Friday Recap

Happy almost Valentine’s Day everyone! As you all know, last weekend was the second First Cake Friday (FCF)! It was time, once again, to venture into the magical world of vegan cake baking. While I may not have my sweetie on Valentine’s day to cook a sweet for, this month’s…

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The First Post on Minimalism

The Minimalists wrote a book about (go figure) minimalism. They end with the mantra “Love people and use things, because the opposite never works.” I find this funny because I love things. Love, love, love soft things, shiny things, fuzzy things, cute things. Gosh, I just love stuff. A lot.…

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Stop Overspending on Groceries

If you want to stop overspending on groceries, here is exactly how I do it. Recently fellow coworkers and strangers have been asking me, “how do you do it? How do you spend only $50 a week?” I try to explain the basic principles, buy in bulk, shop sales, the…

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Vegan in San Fransisco

There was a time where I made hopeless fun of Jesse. You see, we were going to New York City on our first trip to the East Coast together, and we were making plans for what to do there. I had visions of Broadway, and Times Square, and maybe an…

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The Importance Of Cake

So, I’ve been thinking a lot lately. It’s a bit of an important time for me. You see, in a year I’ll be somewhere very different than where I am. About two and a half years ago, Jesse and I made a deal and a promise to each other. I…

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