Meal kits are fantastic. They save you the time and hassle of figuring out what to cook for dinner, getting the ingredients all together, and are ready much quicker—and you still can call it a homemade meal. But with so many different meal kits and dinner services like Blue Apron, Hello Fresh, and Plated, how do you pick one? I agree, it’s overwhelming, but to help you out, I have the low down of the delicious collaboration dinner kit of Hunter Gatherer Dinners and Polyface F
What happens when two weirdos attempt to make dinner plans? We have an amazing time enjoying some amazing food, obviously. What did you think I’d say? Well it all started out a few weeks ago where I reached out to my lovely friend Mercedes, who is just a big a weirdo goofball as I am. We felt long overdue for a catch up dinner, so we initially made plans to go to Rasika over in Penn Quarter. Mercedes and I wanted Indian food and I have yet to go there. Wednesday worked f
I want to start with a disclaimer that this review is not sponsored by Hello Fresh and I am writing this of my own capacity with the full intent to be completely honest. I actually received a $30 gift card from Hello Fresh in one of my Chegg textbook shipments, so I decided to give it a shot. With regular prices at $60, why not try it for a reduced price, right? The meal delivery services are really taking households by storm offering convenience and ease of going grocery s
Today is special for two reasons: one, it’s Friday and this weekend is going to be a blast and two, it’s my grandma’s birthday today! I’m dedicating this recipe post to her since after all—she’s the one who taught me how to make it. My grandma is a remarkable woman and a fantastic cook. Growing up in Brooklyn I would spend weekends at my grandparents’ house a few blocks down and she would make all sorts of foods for me. My personal favorite is her French fries. They’re c
Happy Monday, everyone! Hope you had a restful weekend. Even though it was the first weekend of fall it felt a lot like summer. DC takes a while to cool down and really get into the fall feeling. Where is my cool crisp weather? I’m ready for it, please. I’m still reeling from the heartbreak of both my football teams losing this weekend. That’s the nature of the game, though—there has to be a winner and a loser. I just wish my teams were the winners this weekend (although my f
A healthy dose of ginger
Hi there, I'm Nina! I'm your friendly neighborhood ginger cooking up delicious meals, exploring NYC and the world, and enjoying life one bite at a time.