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A Boston Creme Pie is pictured on Friday, Nov. 18, 2016, in Bloomington, Indiana. (Photo by James Brosher)
Dessert, Recipes

Boston Cream Pie

This Boston Cream Pie looks impressive but is simple to make. A rich layer of custard is sandwiched between two, fluffy layers of white cake and topped with chocolate glaze to make for a unique, delicious dessert.

Homemade honey oat bread is pictured on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016, in Bloomington, Indiana. (Photo by James Brosher)
Baking, Recipes

Honey Oat Bread

The rolled oats in this bread give it a perfect, chewy texture, while the honey makes it taste slightly sweet. The result is a tasty and versatile loaf that’s the perfect base for toast and sandwiches.

Chili lime chicken tacos are pictured on Friday, Nov. 4, 2016, in Bloomington, Indiana. (Photo by James Brosher)
Dinner, Lunch, Recipes

Chili Lime Chicken Tacos

This chili lime chicken cooks in just 30 minutes and makes the best chicken tacos. The leftovers shine in salads, soups and sandwiches, making this a great meal to throw together on a Sunday and enjoy throughout the week.


How About Them Cubs?

I’ve been silent much of this week because reality is still sinking in. The Cubs won the World Series.  Those are words I hoped to someday type but wasn’t sure I ever would. For my entire life it’s been this mythical, elusive goal for the team. Not anymore. I was […]

DIY, Life

Upgrading Our Garage

Happy Halloween, friends! I hope all of your weeks are off to a great start. Are you dressing up or doing anything fun to celebrate? I’m sitting here excited to hand out candy to our first trick-or-treaters, but so far we haven’t gotten any. The 100-piece bag of candy we […]


Prague and Brussels Highlights

I hope everyone’s enjoying the weekend! What’s on your Sunday agenda? I’m relaxing in a wonderful London flat after taking a train from Brussels to London yesterday. My parents met me at the train station and we spent the afternoon walking around London until it started pouring. I’m excited to […]


Berlin Highlights

Berlin is unlike any other place I’ve visited. While there’s history everywhere you look, the city also seems somewhat familiar. It reminds me more of Chicago and New York than other European cities because it’s modern and trendy.