8 Things I’m Excited to Do This Fall

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Happy fall, friends!

It’s no secret that autumn’s my favorite season. This time of the year is tailor-made for the wearing of your coziest sweaters, curling up in front of a roaring fire, and sipping on something hot (preferably hot chocolate or that seasonal standby the pumpkin spice latte). Throw in a few gray skies and a good book or craft project, and you have what I consider to be the plan for a perfect fall day. Continue reading “8 Things I’m Excited to Do This Fall”

Chili with cornbread

On the Menu: Chill-Chasing Chili

Chili with cornbread

It’s been raining all week, a storm that’s been dubbed the “Pineapple Express” is blowing through the West Coast, we’re heading into the shortest and darkest days on the calendar, and I’m chomping at the bit for a few days in sunny L.A. Most wonderful time of the year? Not quite. So tonight, I’m cheering myself up by watching some Christmas movies, dancing around my living room to Beyoncé’s 7/11, and eating a hot and spicy bowl of the easiest (and tastiest) homemade chili I’ve had in a while because, baby, it’s cold (and wet) outside. Continue reading “On the Menu: Chill-Chasing Chili”