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Ally Visits Austin

Next stop on my 2018 travels is Austin, Texas! I got the opportunity to attend the AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science) conference last week, and it was honestly one of the best conferences that I’ve been to. It was great meeting and networking with others interested in science engagement and advocacy. Between… Continue reading Ally Visits Austin

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Ally Eats at The Table at Season to Taste

For my birthday this year, my boyfriend and I went to the Table at Season to Taste. This restaurant in Cambridge is tiny – it only seats twenty people and the open kitchen is literally right in front of you, with the chefs prepping your prix fixe dinner. Four courses for $100 (plus another $55… Continue reading Ally Eats at The Table at Season to Taste

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Ally Bakes Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate Cookies

New year, new resolutions. One of those resolutions is┬áresurrecting this blog and get back onto a more consistent posting schedule (aiming for once a week!). Grad school was pretty crazy in the fall, as I attempted to finish not one, but two manuscripts, so it was nice to get a break over the holidays. Now… Continue reading Ally Bakes Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate Cookies

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Ally Bakes Gin and Chai Apple Pie

One of my favorite fall traditions is apple picking! Not just for the apples – but just the general ambiance of an apple orchard. The cider donuts, the apple cider, the hedge mazes, the baby farm animals… I spent the day at Honey Pot Hill Orchards and after getting lost in a hedge maze for… Continue reading Ally Bakes Gin and Chai Apple Pie

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Ally Bakes Chocolate Chip Cookie Cupcakes

It’s one of those weeks where I don’t have anything fancy or different in my baking cupboards, just the basic necessities. This wouldn’t really be a problem because I can just make good old (delicious!) chocolate chip cookies, but as my friends know, I’m not the type to make anything traditional. There’s always got to… Continue reading Ally Bakes Chocolate Chip Cookie Cupcakes