Dear Roseanne Barr,

** Just a note before we start: mental illness is a tough issue. And those suffering need compassion and loving support. If someone is incapable of making their own decisions, or truly not in control of their words or actions, in addition to needing the utmost love and support, they also need professional help. AndContinue reading Dear Roseanne Barr,

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Rustic Red Sauce

Hey there friends! I hope you all had a wonderful and relaxing Memorial Day Weekend! I’ll tell you what, there’s nothing quite like barbecues with friends. A little corn hole, a couple cold drinks, good food and good company, and I am in my happy place! But I will say, sometimes, cookouts can be aContinue reading Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Rustic Red Sauce

Roasted Red Pepper Pasta

Hey everyone! Thank you for all your insightful comments on Monday’s post about 13 Reasons Why, Season Two. It was so great to read your thoughts, and have a dialogue about such an explosively controversial Netflix YA series. Thanks for taking the time to read it! OK, onto tonight’s post! Well, I’m at the airport again.Continue reading Roasted Red Pepper Pasta

13 Reasons Why: Watch Your Thoughts

[This post discusses topics such as suicide and sexual assault. We can all help prevent suicide. If you are having suicidal thoughts, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255. You are not alone.] I’m sitting here and my hands are shaking. I am outraged. Honestly, this may be the first time I am atContinue reading 13 Reasons Why: Watch Your Thoughts

Sweet Potato Nirvana

Behold. The Great. Potato. Youuuuu guyssss. This is by far one of the most insanely delicious things ever. Literally, ever. Have you ever had one of those days where you’d like fast forward through dinner and just go straight to dessert? Or rather, have dessert for dinner? Like everyday? Okay yeah, me too 🙂 Well this recipeContinue reading Sweet Potato Nirvana

The MET Gala: Catholic Imagination

One of the perks of living in NYC is that I’m literally in the cultural hub of the world. And I’m not saying that arrogantly, or with any snooty tone. It’s frankly, a fact. People look to Gotham for the latest in news, entertainment, literature, architecture and design, and fashion. In case you were snoozing onContinue reading The MET Gala: Catholic Imagination

PORN: A Virgin’s Perspective

Warning: Tonight, I’m going to be writing about the four-letter “P-Word” that makes everyone squirm. Porn. I read a really scary statistic today. It said that for just one porn site, 81 million people visit it per day. Per DAY! 81 million people! And that’s for just one of the thousands of websites out there. That’s close toContinue reading PORN: A Virgin’s Perspective