Recipe: Croque Monsieur

A few days ago, I discovered the ever-so-popular French dish called the Croque Monsieur, which can be found in cafes and bistros all around France. It first appeared on menus in 1910, but was featured in Proust’s In Search of Lost Time in 1918.  The Croque Monsieur, or “mister crunch” when translated, is typically made…

Recipe: Peach Smoothie

My family and I are smoothie lovers, and that’s a fact. So when my sister came to me and asked if we could make a smoothie together, of course I said yes. My mom is usually the one who comes up with the combination of ingredients, so I was a little clueless where to start….

Recipe: Jalapeno Nachos

For as long as I can remember, nachos have been one of my favorite meals. I would make them as an after-school snack for days on end, and would never get tired of them. Like ever. And today, I thought to share my recipe for nachos with the world. A quick disclaimer that the toppings…

Recipe: Scrambled Egg Avocado Toast

Though I’m not the best chef, I do have a few recipes in my regimen for when I want to cook for myself. This includes scrambled eggs, grilled cheese sandwiches, and nachos with an assortment of toppings. This morning, I decided to make myself some scrambled eggs, but with a twist. My grandma makes herself…

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…

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: Mason Jar Taco Dip

AKT Rating: 5 WOWS! If, you’re like me, you just loooove that nacho goodness that come out of that Tostitos package. And if you’re that person that is constantly hosting house parties, then you know that nachos, is pretty much the one snack everyone looks forward to. So, I saw this super-cool 5-Layer Mason Jar Taco…