The Cosmas clan has been under the weather as of late (not excluding the pups). We are a very stubborn bunch over here, refusing to waste precious daylight on lounging in bed when we could instead be outdoors, doing any various activities- for him, usually skateboarding; for me, gardening or taking photos. Anything, really. Warm seasons…… Continue reading Spicy potato leek soup
Being home has been incredibly hard these past two weeks. All of the struggles of daily life become a blur while you’re away. It’s amazing, really. Just as a vacation doesn’t last, neither does the ability to forget about your troubles. You arrive home and everything comes back into focus. The kitchen, like always, has…… Continue reading Grain salads: three ways!
Well, if it didn’t feel like winter before, there’s surely no denying its presence today. My alarm went off at 4 this morning and I opened my window to see that our condo had been relocated inside of a snow globe. See below! (This picture was taken around 7 am. The snow still hasn’t stopped falling!)…… Continue reading Pastelillos de Carne
I’m always looking for new recipes to try and new ideas to spark my kitchen creativity. Recently, Alex and I tried this new-ish Vietnamese restaurant because we wanted to see what the hype around “Pho” was all about. Love at first bite– or slurp! I knew that at some point I was going to have to…… Continue reading Vegetarian pho
After making my photography giveaway post, I was overwhelmed with the amount of responses I received. My Facebook and Instagram messengers flooded with people asking to do all different types of sessions: couples, family, senior portraits, boudoir, wedding, pets, etc. I am completely taken aback by all of the love and support that I’m surrounded…… Continue reading A photography announcement + a recipe!
As much as I love Thanksgiving, I’m glad it has come and gone. I had three separate feasts– friendsgiving, the hospital, and the big shebang with my family– and to be honest, I don’t even want to THINK about a turkey at this point. My ultimate vice, be it during the holidays or not, is…… Continue reading A holiday detox: sprout salad
When I first created this blog it was intentionally supposed to be a little journal for myself, holding all of the pictures and quotes I tried not to flood my Facebook with. It was going to be a virtual diary filled with my two favorite things: adventures and writings. After a while, I felt the urge to pursue…… Continue reading Vegetarian calzones: Fall edition!