5 of the best brunch spots in Berkeley

Slept until noon but still want breakfast? Well, brunch is certainly the most important meal of the day (as declared by us!). Venture out this weekend and try some of the delicious brunch spots Berkeley has to offer! 1. Elmwood Cafe: If you’re in the mood for a light but filling
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Fiction: Comfort Food

Flora sat at a window booth in a 24-hour diner and sipped her coffee, inhaling the rich aroma and trying not to let the liquid burn her tongue. She perused the menu in front of her. It made a lot of promises. Hashbrowns, best in town. Belgian waffles, big as
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Berry parfait, the perfect way to start your semester

The most important way to start your semester right is to start your first day right. Are we talking about wearing your nicest suit to dress for success or bringing an apple to class to get to know your professor? While we would let you do those at your own risk,
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5 healthy recipes that won’t make you hate yourself

For some of us, 2015 starts off with a list of resolutions that will probably be forgotten all too soon come February (maybe April, if you’re truly committed). Perhaps you may decide that a healthy detox is in order after a month of mashed potatoes and peppermint mochas. The idea of eating
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No-bake oat bars recipe

We love shopping at Whole Foods. We love walking down the aisles of organic kale chips and pondering exactly how nutritional yeast can constitute as “nacho cheese.” We love staring longingly at beautifully packaged glass bottles of milk through clear fridge doors. We love sneaking more sample snacks than is
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Everything pumpkin: Trader Joe’s edition

The air is full of Halloween spirit this week. In the midst of the crisp and chilly holiday season, we invite you to cuddle up with pumpkins this week. We’ve rounded up six autumn-inspired, limited edition goodies from Trader Joe’s. Check them out! 1. Pumpkin Waffles Frozen waffles are perfect for
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Mini kale mushroom quiche

Before coming to college, I had no idea how many eggs I would eat here. It’s not something I had ever thought about: how cheap eggs are in comparison to most meat. Then suddenly, I realized eating meat with the majority of my meals was a luxury that could not
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Quick breakfast: overnight oats

Grumble and stumble out of bed. Brush teeth. Maybe put on nonpajama clothing. Go to 8 a.m. class. Be annoyed with every single person you encounter. This is how every morning goes for us. What’s missing from this equation? Breakfast. The common saying goes that breakfast is the most important
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