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A Day in the Life {Guest Post for Rachel Cooks}

Today, I’m giving you a break from the recent barrage of buttery biscuits, cream cheese-covered cakes, and champagne cocktails for a little looksie into the real life of The Law Student’s Wife. I’m honored to be...

Apple Butter Cheddar Dill Biscuits

My refrigerator overrunneth with condiments. Berry jellies, pepper jellies, maple syrup, and dill pickles jokey for position with the soy sauce and salad dressing. The Mustards (Dijon, spicy brown, and stone ground) fight with...

Loaded Carrot Cake Cupcakes

I sang Disney’s Pocahontas “Colors of the Wind” the entire time I baked these carrot cake cupcakes. Pocahontas came out when I was 9, and my expert critical opinion was that—even if Pocahontas can canoe down...

Quinoa, Chickpea, and Almond Salad with Roasted Scallion Dressing

I would like to be the kind of person who does yoga. I’m eating Quinoa, Chickpea, and Almond Salad instead. Each morning I would walk barefoot to a lush, spacious park and spread my...

Strawberry Basil Champagne Sparklers

My mother raised me to never leave the house in sweatpants, which is amusing considering that I spend 89% of my off-work hours in ill-fitting collegiate apparel. My at-home wardrobe rotation goes something like...

Banana Cake with Coconut Cream Cheese Frosting

Last Wednesday, I turned 27, accepted the fact that I simultaneously have subtle wrinkles and not-so-subtle zits, ran out of fingers counting my blessings, and baked myself a big, beautiful banana birthday cake. I don’t know...

Sweet and Spicy Asian Pork Quesadillas

You say tortilla; I say 8-inch circle of gastronomic possibility. You + a tortilla + your imagination are an unstoppable kitchen trifecta. No matter your level of cooking experience, with a tortilla as your...

Apple Butter, Turkey, and Cheddar Grilled Cheese

Have you ever Wikipediaed “American Food?” No? You aren’t gripped by irrepressible urges to know which edibles Wikipedia considers to be the national grub? Folks, you are in for the all-American scoop, apple pie...