Sustainable Sundays: Benefits of Baking Bread at Home (bonus recipe included)

You might think this post belongs to Foodie Mondays but I’m actually focusing more on the sustainable aspect rather than the food itself, but of course I won’t leave you without giving you a recipe 😉 Being sustainable is ultimately being balanced and having resources continue in your lifetime as well as the lifetime of those who’ll come after us. One of the main things I love to do is just making everything at home. I’ve mentioned it before in a few blog posts so you might be tired of me saying it, but it’s true.

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#Deep Thursdays: Time Does NOT Go By So Slowly

Reflection time! It’s been a while since a #Deep Thursdays blog was written and this looks like it’s the right time. It won’t be long, I promise, and it won’t have pictures, I apologize.

From the title you pretty much get the gist of it all.. basically time is going by SUPER fast and we’re held accountable for what happens during this short amount of time. It’s crazy how you think you got all the time in the world when really… you don’t.

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Active/Travel Tuesdays: Active Tuesdays: My St. John Travel Reviews (Pt. 2) – Food & Accommodation

After the St. John beaches reviews in a previous blog post, I thought I’d continue and talk about the food/accommodation there. St. John is mainly a national park that occupies more than half of the island. The rest of the island is made up of beaches, gift shops and shacks, places to drink/restaurants and some homes up on the hills with a few companies here and there.

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Foodie Mondays: Atayef (or Qatayef) Recipe

There are certain desserts and drinks that come out on during the holidays. Why? I have no idea. I’d much rather have all this goodness everyday but because we’re “health-conscious” I’ll just thank God they only appear once a year 😛 During Ramadan there are MANY different desserts that are taken to the next level with people’s creativity. I, personally, like to stick to classics.

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