Ithaca Trip Review Part 4: Sumo

On our second day in Ithaca, my family and I went to Sumo. Sumo is a Japanese restaurant which gives you access to sushi, hibachi, and a bar. It had been about 4 years since the last time my family and I had hibachi at Sumo, so we thought it would be interesting to bring…

Ithaca Trip Review Part 3: Purity Ice Cream Co.

On our first day in Ithaca after our filling meal at Agava, my family wanted to stop off for a nice treat. After doing a bit of research on Google for the best ice cream places in the area, we stumbled upon Purity Ice Cream. This ice cream parlor has gotten many high ratings over…

Ithaca Trip Review Part 2: Starbucks

During my family’s 4-day trip in Ithaca, New York, we decided to take a drink at one of the most beloved coffee breweries across the United States: Starbucks. Starbucks is known for their incredible take on coffee, their flavorful original creations, and for being quite popular among all generations. When in Ithaca, my family and…

Ithaca Trip Review Part 1: Agava

My family and I recently took a three-day trip to the city of Ithaca. It’s home to Ithaca College and Cornell University, so naturally as a college town, it was bound to have some good eats. On our first day in the city, we ate at Agava. Agava is said to focus on “farm-to-table cuisine”…

Recipe: Nature’s Cereal

All over TikTok, I’ve seen this new recipe for Nature’s Cereal. As someone who’s not a huge fan of the classic cereals, I was very curious to see how this twisted version would taste. Hopefully it would even spark a new love for cereal! Ingredients: Coconut water Ice cubes 2 strawberries A handful of blackberries…

Review: The Cheesecake Factory New Items

The Cheesecake Factory has always been a family favorite for us. No matter what, we end up getting a meal from Cheesecake Factory at least once a week. It’s simple, quick, and utterly delicious! But, they recently released a few new menu items, and my family and I were sure to try them. We haven’t…

Recipe: Caramel Iced Coffee

Recently, my family bought a new Ninja coffee maker, and it conveniently came with a guide book of a few coffee and tea recipes. After flipping through it, I found one that was quick, easy, and also tasty (these were necessities since this was my first time making coffee). But, even though I was sure…

Recipe: The Ultimate Dog Birthday Cake (That Humans Love Too)

So what’s new? Just last week, my family and I celebrated our dog’s 4th birthday!  I saw this as an awesome opportunity to explore the world of gourmet doggie treats and meals. After several days of research and dabbling in the kitchen I came up with an amazing recipe for a healthy doggy birthday cake….

Recipe: Homemade Doughnuts

AKT Rating: 5 WOWS! Prep time: 8 mins Cook time: 5 minutes per doughnut Ingredients: 1 serving of pancake mix 1 ½ tbsp cooking oil 1 tsp cinnamon or pumpkin spice 2 tbsp self-rising flour Optional 1 handful of frozen blueberries, frozen raspberries, or frozen fruit (finely chopped)  Optional Toppings: Powdered Sugar Golden Brown Sugar…