This year Dustin and I kicked up our cooking skills a notch by taking professional cooking courses. Dustin gifted me two cooking courses for Christmas: pasta and pizza making at the Fat Tuscan Café in Gainesville, FL. The Fat Tuscan Café has been a gem of Gainesville since October 2008. Chef Michelle Gioviti is the … Continue reading Fat Tuscan Café Cooking Class Review
Oh yes you read that correctly. I have found the BEST arepas in Gainesville, Florida. Before I dive into the details, I'm going to give you a bit of a backstory on how I found this place. About a year ago, Keneatsgainesville posted a picture of a beautiful arepa. It truly was gorgeous. The photo … Continue reading Gainesville’s BEST Arepas
Happy be-lated Valentine's Day! I nailed this year's Valentine's Day that my boyfriend claimed was the best out of the three we have spent together. It was cute, casual, and so much fun. I'll be sharing the details on our indoor Valentine's Picnic and the custom Rick and Morty portrait I had made for him. … Continue reading Cute and Custom Valentine’s Day
If my lovely readers weren't already aware, I am quite the coffee drinker. I drink coffee everyday, sometimes twice a day. Side note: I also love tea. I've used several coffee machines growing up: Keurig, Nespresso, Cuban coffee maker, and traditional cup coffee maker. I do love Nespresso, BUT their coffee makers are very expensive. … Continue reading Why I Love Using A French Press
Do you ever get tired of studying on campus, the library, or your room? I definitely do. This past week I have studied and eaten at eight different coffee houses in Gainesville, FL. I evaluated them on several key aspects: coffee/tea, menu, prices, atmosphere, parking/bus stops, and location. Each one of these has free WiFi … Continue reading Drink Your Studies Away
My third year at the University of Florida has come to a close. It's relieving, exciting, and nerve-wracking. I have one more year left at this amazing University. It's going to be an incredible year, but before I begin that journey I want to highlight my favorite moments from Junior year: Performing at Disney Springs … Continue reading My Third Year Is Over Already?
Dustin and I don't like going to chain restaurants, especially for date night. Whenever we want to go out we pull up the Yelp app and search for a new restaurant to try. We haven't been to every single one in Gainesville, but these are my five favorites. They are not ranked in any particular … Continue reading My Top 5 “Date Night” Restaurants in Gainesville
Gainesville is definitely an interesting little city. If you look hard enough you'll find some pretty interesting hole-in-the-wall locations. Are you tired of taking your boyfriend/girlfriend out to the movies and dinner for a date? Are you trying to find a different way to impress him/her? Well, here is your guide to the five unique … Continue reading Five Unique Date Ideas in Gainesville, Florida