Apartment Hunting in Chicago

Apartment Hunting in Chicago. Mark and I are officially renters! We visited Chicago a few weeks ago to check out the city and find a place to live. Since Mark is still busy with school and far away from me in Georgia, I took…

Matcha Habit

Matcha Habit. I never used to drink coffee. I didn’t actually start until after college when I was working and needed a cup of dark roast to get me through the day. I always drank it black– no sugar, no cream. I tend to…

Happy Birthday, Dad!

Happy Birthday, Dad! I finally got around to making my Dad a cake for his birthday, which was last week. I used a box yellow cake mix, but I added some extra stuff so that it would hold up. I couldn’t tell how long…

Out of Shape

Out of Shape. When the year first started, I was on a roll. I had a consistent schedule and was able to run/walk 2 miles without feeling winded. That was more than a month ago. I laced up my shoes yesterday and started slowly….

Visiting Chicago

Visiting Chicago. Mark and I are entering into a new and very exciting phase of our life together. We are transitioning from an almost three-year long-distance relationship to a no-distance relationship. I am moving to Chicago to start medical school and Mark is joining…

My New Go-To Breakfast

My New Go-To Breakfast. I came upon a realization that eggs don’t make me feel well. I feel nauseous when I eat them and my stomach gurgles all day, but I always attributed it to something else. I also used to get persistent cystic…

The First Month

The First Month. RusticRemix.com has been online for almost a month now! Thank you for visiting our website and being patient with us as we expand our content. Over the next six months, we hope to share with you many more recipes, including some family…