HOW TO WRITE A BLOG POST THAT PEOPLE WILL WANT TO READ

HOW TO WRITE A BLOG POST THAT PEOPLE WILL WANT TO READ

After my previous blog post, a few people expressed interest in learning how to write their own. Though there are endless resources online and you could read for weeks, here are my…

Read More
HOW LATVIAN MYTHOLOGY CONTRIBUTED TO THE OLYMPIC SILVER IN BOBSLEIGH

HOW LATVIAN MYTHOLOGY CONTRIBUTED TO THE OLYMPIC SILVER IN BOBSLEIGH

These past Olympics have been mind-blowing for the Latvians. A very small country, with the third most medals per capita of all participating countries, Latvia also managed to induce partial…

Read More
WHEN BURRITOS AND SHAWARMAS COLLIDE

WHEN BURRITOS AND SHAWARMAS COLLIDE

As I sit on my couch, food coma’d as I am, I can only think about how this is possibly one of the tastiest things I’ve ever made. It’s like…

Read More
IN DEFENSE OF TEAM LATVIA’S OLYMPIC OUTFITS

IN DEFENSE OF TEAM LATVIA’S OLYMPIC OUTFITS

THE LATVIAN OLYMPIC TEAM’S OUTFITS HAVE BEEN GETTING SOME PRETTY BAD PRESS LATELY. IT’S HIGH TIME SOMEONE PUTS THINGS INTO PERSPECTIVE – IT’S NOT THAT BAD! THEY’VE GOTTEN SOME TERRIBLE PRESS, BEING…

Read More
A LIST OF USELESS LISTS

A LIST OF USELESS LISTS

HAS ANYONE ELSE NOTICED THE INTERNET’S RECENT OBSESSION WITH LISTS? LISTS OF EVERYTHING! In light of the recent trend of list (looking at you, buzzfeed and thought catalog), I’ve decided…

Read More
SPINACH CHIPS – THE ADVENTURE BEGINS

SPINACH CHIPS – THE ADVENTURE BEGINS

So the other day I went to the market looking for salad, and the lady with muddy fingers (only trust the ones with muddy fingers!) laughed at me and asked…

Read More

ALUMINIUMIZE

Don’t mess with me, you don’t want to be on my bad side

Read More

HOME MADE SPICY SHRIMP PAD THAI

After having posted this photo to Facebook, I was asked by a few lovely ladies for the recipe…rather than try to explain it in the limited comments section of Facebook,…

Read More
HOME MADE BEEF-A-RONI

HOME MADE BEEF-A-RONI

I know it sounds silly, but I often find myself craving some sort of macaroni and cheese. In N. America it’s as simple as going out to the store to…

Read More

WHITE LASAGNE (SORT OF)

Recipe to fantastic, chaotic, culinary exploration – no recipe, hungry people, limited grocery stores. Recently my friend and I decided that we would make dinner on a Friday night. The…

Read More