Antonio’s

Almost every time I tell someone I go to UMass Amherst, their first question is “Have you gone to Antonio’s yet?” so my roommate and I decided to try it out. We walked to downtown Amherst, which is about a 20 minute walk from campus and when we got there, there was a line out…

Taco Turkey Burger Salad

I love salads and make them almost everyday, but let’s be honest, salads can get boring. So I’m going to share a few recipes with you guys on how I spice up my salads to make them more fun. This one is my taco turkey burger salad with homemade honey mustard dressing. Burger Ingredients 1-1/2…

Nicky’s

My family and I have been going to Nicky’s family restaurant in Wrentham, Massachusetts for as long as I can remember. My great grandparents were regulars and knew all the staff and my favorite part was running to the ice cream bar after dinner and getting bubblegum ice cream with my brothers. As we ate…

Protein Pancakes

Ingredients 1 cup rolled oats 1 cup vanilla Greek yogurt 3 eggs 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 scoop protein powder (I used 1UP Coconut Ice Cream) Berries (optional) Instructions Put all ingredients in the blender and blend until smooth. Heat a pan with coconut cooking spray. Pour desired…

Katie’s Homemade Ice Cream

Every year, my dance studio goes to Cape Cod to perform at Nationals and it’s one of my favorite times of the year! One of our favorite spots to go to is Katie’s Homemade Ice Cream on Main Street in Hyannis. Every time we go, I try a different flavor of ice cream, and trust…

Protein Chocolate Banana Muffins

Ingredients 2 large bananas 1 cup creamy peanut butter (I substituted with sun butter) 2 eggs 1/4 cup honey 4 tablespoons protein powder (I used 1UP Chocolate Peanut Butter Blast) 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 15 pieces Dove dark chocolate candy Frozen berries (optional) Instructions Preheat oven to 400 °F…

Boston Burger Company

Because I recently graduated high school, I decided I needed one last hurrah before my friends moved all over the country. So my friends Katie and Isabel and I took the train into Boston to visit the famous Boston Burger Company. And of course, there was a half hour wait, but it was well worth…