9 December

The Great Indianapolis Apartment Search

I came to Indianapolis from West Virginia, a state where, contrary to popular belief, not everyone lives in a trailer park. However, even in ‘the city’ it’s hard to find a decent job, let alone a cool apartment. So when I arrived in Indy, my eyes filled with great big heart-shaped choices! Which were quickly […]

4 December

How to Make Friends as an Adult. Because it’s hard.

A few years ago, I found myself sitting alone on a Friday night, thinking, “What happened to all my friends?” I’m being a bit dramatic here, but I had slowly started noticing that when I reached out to my friend base from college, most people were busy with school, jobs, school and jobs or just […]

25 November

Ready for the holidays? Balancing decadent with wholesome

Ready for the holidays? Balancing decadent with wholesome

When I first started eating healthy foods, the holidays were like a cruel joke. Snickerdoodles, macaroons, peppermint fudge, and holiday M&M’s invaded my office, endless parties, and gift boxes from friends. Why must we celebrate the season by compromising each other’s health?, I would ask myself, not sure how to balance my newfound freedom in […]

30 September

Field Trip Notes: Garfield Park Territory

Field Trip Notes: Garfield Park Territory

We spend a lot of time making sure the people we meet know all about what there is to see and do around Indianapolis. And sometimes we decide we should see and do those things, too. Here’s what that looks like: It’s Friday, September 26, the last day of a long and very busy week […]

8 September

Eggplant Never Looked So Good

Eggplant Never Looked So Good

At A Couple Cooks, we believe cooking and eating real, whole foods is delicious and makes a lasting difference on your health.  Our state of Indiana ranks particularly low on the list of healthy states in America, so we had the idea: what if we could encourage Hoosiers to make a healthy meal at home and share […]

28 July

Field Trip Notes: Cottage Home/ Holy Cross Territory

Field Trip Notes:  Cottage Home/ Holy Cross Territory

We spend a lot of time making sure the people we meet know all about what there is to see and do around Indianapolis. And sometimes we decide we should see and do those things, too. Here’s what that looks like: July 25, 2014 is a Friday and my very first, official IndyHub field trip. […]

3 July

Bride to Be? That is the Question.

Y’all. I got engaged last week!  It’s all so exciting! We are extremely happy and can’t wait to plan our day. Mark is my best friend and we’re about to take BFF to a whole ‘nother level. Some things I’ve noticed since getting engaged: After telling the engagement story, the follow up question is always, […]