Microwaveable Breakfast Mug Meals

We all know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but between late night studying and early morning classes, most of us skip it altogether. Mug desserts have been trending for a while, but breakfast mugs are even better – they are quick, easy, and efficient. All you have to do is mix your…

Deliciousness of Mac and Cheese Led to Arrest of UConn Student

In the golden hours of 1-4 a.m., a beautiful phenomenon known as the drunchies (drunk munchies) may hit you. The endless amounts of pizza, cookies, and Chinese food available on GrubHub become your haven and if you do not get your fix fast enough you experience the drunken meld of angry and hungry, known as…

How to Bring Oktoberfest to ‘Cuse

With the end of September comes a gentle reminder that we live in a frozen tundra. But more importantly, the most glorious, globally renowned festival of beer comes around this time of year: Oktoberfest. The festival originated in Munich, Germany, on October 12th, 1810, to celebrate the wedding of Crown Prince Ludwig. Since then the celebration has only…

How to Amp Up Your Childhood Favorites

So, we all know and love our childhood favorites like grilled cheese, mozzarella sticks, pizza, and chocolate chip cookies. But who’s to say we can’t amp them up and take them to the next level? Here are 3 recipes showing how to do just that! Grilled Cheese Pizza, yes you read that right. Two of…

The Absolute Do’s Of Drinking Wine

Drinking wine itself is always a do. But while you’re getting tipsy, there are certain rules you must to abide by and ones you should definitely try!

8 Do’s And Don’ts When Traveling With Food

I am the kind of girl who always has a snack in her purse. I’ll forget my keys, iPhone, and credit card but always have a Ziploc full of pretzels lingering at the bottom of my Longchamp. So maybe it’s not surprising that I’ve held up an entire TSA security line to Aruba because I had a tub…

The Ultimate Breakfast Sandwich

McDonald’s stops serving breakfast at 10:30 am. This is criminally on par with the fact that Chipotle doesn’t believe in delivery. Because McDonald’s hasn’t complied with my multiple requests to push their breakfast schedule back to a more reasonable time (i.e, all day), I haven’t had a McGriddle in five years. In retribution for those…

3 Soups To Freeze Now

Thaw out your frosty fingers and tingling toes with a hot and steamy bowl of soup. If you’re lucky enough, you’ll have leftovers to freeze for all those nights you’re craving a homemade meal. Make these three now and save for later.

Shut Up! There’s a Fifth Flavor?

Everyone knows the tastes our tongues can sense: sweet, sour, bitter, salty. Chances are that you could rattle them off in kindergarten. But many people aren’t aware of a fifth sense: umami. Found in the sour tang you get when you bite into a ripe tomato, umami (pronounced oo-mommy) can be translated from Japanese as…