Black Bean Burgers

The first time that I made these burgers was back when I was living in Corvallis. I remember announcing to my roommate that I was making black bean burgers to which she responded with excitement and asked if she could invite her boyfriend. He was always eager to come over when one of us made […]

Chef in My Garden Dinner Series

In order to meet Portland chefs and taste some delicious food, I decided to start volunteering for a non-profit called Growing Gardens, which promotes home-scale organic food gardening to improve nutrition, health and self-reliance while enhancing the quality of life and the environment for individuals and communities. I thought that it would be fun to gain […]

Grilled Ham and Pear Sandwiches

In under 30 minutes, dinner was on the table with this sophisticated yet simple grilled sandwich. I upgraded this Martha Stewart recipe by using my favorite rosemary loaf from Trader Joe’s. The salted crust is to die for and added a great flavor to this sandwich. Otherwise, I didn’t change a whole lot of the […]

Chicken Tetrazzini

Since the weather feels and looks like winter, I decided to make a one pot dish that would typically be served during cold weather months. Chicken Tetrazzini is a classic comfort food dish that is both easy to prepare and great for serving as a large family meal. My friend Jeanna came over to take pictures of me […]

Taste of Italy Comes to Pangea

Come enjoy delicious Italian cuisine prepared by Oregon State senior nutrition students this coming Thursday, May 30th! The annual event will be held at Pangea Cafe in the Memorial Union from 10:30-3 p.m. Gluten-free, vegetarian, vegan, dairy-free and paleo options will be available on the mouth-watering menu. The Facebook page for the event features images of […]

OSU Thesis Poster Fair

The University Honors College showcased graduating senior’s hard work this past Friday at the annual Thesis Fair. This year’s event was chalk full of interesting and creative projects with topics ranging from chemical engineering to music and apparel design. Some of my favorites included “Effects of Long-term Use of Ankle Taping on Balance,” “An Exploration […]