I am currently a student at the University of Colorado. I am an advertising major and an economics minor, but I would really love to go to culinary school. I live in Breckenridge and spend my time snowboarding, rock climbing, hiking, cooking, reading, and going to concerts.
My blog is a place for me to post the recipes for new things that I cook, or recipes for things I would like to cook. I try to give simple instructions so you can cook the dishes as well. My blog also includes quotes and photos that inspire me from day to day. I occasionally will post new songs or albums that I like as well. Overall, it is my way of sharing how great life can be if we take full advantage of our senses! I live to see, smell, taste, hear and feel everything that each moment has to offer.
Food for Thought: Try focusing on all your senses as you go throughout the day. In each situation ask yourself, what am I hearing, seeing, feeling, smelling, or tasting? You’d be s
My favorite things to cook
Mexican Food, Casseroles, Stir-Fry, anything new and exciting!
My favorite family cooking traditions
My recently started tradition is taking lessons from my Mom once a week. My mom owns her own company and professionally teaches culinary classes around Colorado. Check out her website at www.cookingwithmichele.com if you are interested. Let her know where you heard about her! =)
My cooking triumphs
Every time I learn something new in the kitchen I count it as a triumph!
My cooking tragedies
When I was a little girl I used paprika in my Ginger Bread Men instead of Ginger, because it looked the same! Needless to say, they did not taste very good!