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Alessandra Domanico
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Sasha vs. The World of Employment
I have completed one week of training for my new job and it feels exciting and a little terrifying at the same time. After 6 months of searching, 150 applications, 9 interviews(6 of them being for the role I just got) and 1 flop position, I am finally thril...
Sasha vs. The World of Employment
Sasha vs. The World of Employment
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Dipped Strawberries + My Cooking Challenge Continues
It seems as if I am constantly searching for something sweet after dinner and this recipe from The Forest Feast is the perfect substitute for rich brownies and ice cream and tastes fresh and rich! It was easy to assemble and no baking or waiting involved! :...
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Potato - Asparagus Salad + My Cooking Challenge
My cooking challenge is coming along very well. I am becoming more confident when I cook and I love how I am even surprising myself with my skills! The Forest Feast by Erin Gleason  has been such a great help and has even let me get a little creative in the...
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7 Reasons to Visit Paris in the Spring
It didn't take much convincing to get me to move to Paris when I was 20 years old and a junior at university. My first trip was when I was 16 and the two weeks we spent wandering around the arrondissements and the gardens had me itching to return and stay f...
7 Reasons to Visit Paris in the Spring
7 Reasons to Visit Paris in the Spring
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Raspberry Chocolate Ricotta Mousse Cups + My Loyalty to Parisien Yogurt
So continue my cooking and baking attempts found in the beautiful Forest Feast  cookbook. I thought I'd try a dessert today since my sweet tooth is above average, and I had the perfect jars to display the finished products in!  The jars I used were from my ...
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Purple Mashed Potatoes + My Cooking Challenge
Cooking has never come naturally to me. Cooking to me can sometimes seem intimidating and overwhelming so I typically will stick with making things I know and can't mess up like pasta or my lunch go to of turkey bacon and eggs with tortillas. I want to star...
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Old Fashion Donuts + My Plate Obsession
I am not quite sure where my affinity for beautifully crafted plates originated but perhaps it all started when I was growing up. Ever since I can remember my mom has always had colorful and delicate plates hanging in our kitchen. Her collection from around...
Old Fashion Donuts + My Plate Obsession
Old Fashion Donuts + My Plate Obsession
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Milkshakes, Errands + Fundraisers
Saturday started out with errand adventures to Dick's Sporting Goods, Chick-Fil-A(where my life was put to risk)and then an impromptu trip to Oberweis. It ended in high heels at a fundraiser - gala for the Riverside Foundation! Marc and I can be doing the m...
Milkshakes, Errands + Fundraisers
Milkshakes, Errands + Fundraisers
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Focaccia + My Pursuit of Being a Baker
I am always looking to challenge myself a little bit and I finally decided to tackle focaccia bread! I'll admit throughout the process I was met with bouts of anxiety… will the dough rise?  Did I let the yeast bubble enough? My friend Colleen was over and a...
Focaccia + My Pursuit of Being a Baker
Focaccia + My Pursuit of Being a Baker
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Olives + Orzo… What More Do You Need?!
One thing you should know about me is that I love orzo and I will find any excuse to cook with it! If you've never had orzo, shame on you, but it is a small rice - shaped pasta that cooks quickly and is great for a lot of dishes. Having lived in Milan for 3...
Olives + Orzo… What More Do You Need?!
Olives + Orzo… What More Do You Need?!
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