Basic Brunches Makes Mother’s Day Brunch

Mother’s Day. Normally a day that I curate a bunch of different places to recommend you take your mother (or mother figure) to brunch. But, I’ve recently realized how much I hate Mother’s Day Brunch. It’s basic because that’s literally what everyone else does. It’s expensive because restaurants know they can charge and arm and a leg for the one day they know everyone is going to brunch. And prefix menus. On a whole, I don’t have an issue with prefix menu, but on a day when everyone is out, I wanna get what I want not what you tell me I can have. That’s why this year I decided to bring brunch to my mom.

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Basic Brunches creates a charcuterie and cheese board

It’s not a secret how much I love cheese. I honestly don’t feel that there is a more perfect food. My personal food pyramid is just a cheese wedge. With all that said, Megan suggested that we have a girl’s wine and cheese night and I didn’t see any fault in her logic. So off to the store I went to prepare my first¬†charcuterie and cheese board.¬† Read More

Attempted Athleticism and Sweatpant Brunch

This last Saturday my friend Megan and I partook in The Color Run. In case you don’t know what that is I shall explain, The Color Run is a 5k (3.1 mile) run where, throughout the run, volunteers chuck powered paint at you. I did a color run a couple years ago for the first time, this was my second time…. I don’t claim to be a runner. I’m guess you could call me a periodic runner, meaning I run when I randomly get motivation. Megan is not a runner. Period. Read More