Archive | August, 2011

Cheese de la Creme

Florida is hot as hell. It’s sticky and sweaty and gross and awful. When people go, ‘Oh you live in Florida!?’, my response isn’t anything nice about this place. That’s one of the reasons I chose Florida State- it’s north enough to see season changes. Today, though, it was stupidly hot. Running around dealing with […]

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Must Love Food: Daniel

I have met some super interesting people at college and I only started classes today! Through my new awesome roommate Ariane, I have made lots of new friends 🙂 My Facebook has been quite busy! The first of these people was Daniel, this super duper awesome friend of Ariane’s. He’s into movies and photography and […]

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Working on It

I know that I haven’t been blogging and I really do feel awful about it, but I do have reasons! Good reason, some, but mostly the same old crazy Rachel. I was all excited about posting blogs about moving back up to Tallahassee, but I’ve been neglecting you all because my house got broken into […]

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Post Secret Picks of the Week

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Feels Like the First Time

Above you will find the first meal I made in my wonderful little house. Granted, I cannot give you the recipe for the Vodka Sauce since I have not yet visited the local Winn-dixie for tomatoes and silly you, I can’t get my hands on alcohol! I thought I would share what my first real […]

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Last Friday Night

Friday nights are for friends. Now that I’m back at college, every night is for friends 🙂 A perfect place to do that is at TGIFriday’s! They have a great atmosphere and some of the tastiest appetizers ever. The best thing about TGIF is that it isn’t detrimental to the college wallet. Especially with this […]

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Food: Work and Play

Tomorrow marks my last day at Mr. Food, which is quite a monumental thing to me. Working this summer has been challenging and frustrating at times but I had so much fun. I have had a lot of great people pushing me onwards and upwards and teaching me the things I need to be successful in the […]

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Five Foodie Faves: August

The journalist in me likes the idea of reoccurring columns every so often that are the same idea. Like, the Must Love Food articles, I’m starting a ‘Five Foodie Faves’- my top five favorite things related to food from that month. I’ll countdown my top picks here! 5. The New Food Network Star: Jeff He’s funny, cute and […]

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Monday Night Meatballs

I feel like these late summer months for the rest of the world are somewhat like Florida’s faux Fall or Winter, even. It rains every afternoon and can get dreary and to bearable temperatures. My boss had soup for lunch today, that’s what it feels like in SoFla everyday between 2 and 4:30. Meatballs just […]

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Hay Mate, Fish n’ Chips!

Tonight marks my last real weekend at home until I go away for the Fall Semester and my dad put together some good ol’ fish and chips! A trip to Costco (One of my favorite places) brought back a tray full of tilapia and a hankering for malt vinegar. My parents have taken on this […]

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