Afternoon Tea with Lady Camellia

Afternoon Tea with Lady Camellia

What. A. Dream. Lady Camellia is a quaint gem┬átucked into a Georgetown side-street. To celebrate Emily’s birthday, we headed to this beautiful tea room on a sunny Sunday afternoon. My mom, sister and I walked up to an inviting painted row house; the calming pastel,…

Cherry Blossom Cupcake Tour in Georgetown

Cherry Blossom Cupcake Tour in Georgetown

Last weekend we had gorgeous weather here in the district. Troy and I are preparing to move, so my dad showed up and gave us some much-needed help. It was a “first phase of moving” type of weekend, with food-filled activities packed in between. Friday…

Hot Chocolate & Marshmallow Brownies

Hot Chocolate & Marshmallow Brownies

It’s officially December, which means hot chocolate, gingerbread cookies, and decorations! Growing up, the best part of the holiday season was the build up. My mom found the most interesting Christmas markets to go to and we always made sure to see Christmas lights. Last…

BuzzFeed’s Upside Down Banana Bread

BuzzFeed’s Upside Down Banana Bread

I finally tried one of the recipes BuzzFeed posted on Facebook! As I’m sure many of you have seen, BuzzFeed Tasty shares fantastic creations, from healthy substitutes to delectable desserts. Yes, this one is a delectable dessert. After the way this banana bread turned out,…

Bring on the Baking: Cranberry Lavender Nut Bread

Bring on the Baking: Cranberry Lavender Nut Bread

I am in no way a baker. In fact, I’ve frequently told people that I hate baking. I completely admire the art of it and I envy those who can whip up masterful treats. It just never really clicked with me. Growing up, my dad…