• About Laura

    I'm a 25-year-old ex-wife who spends most of her time cooking and chasing silly men around.

    True Life: My Ex Is Engaged

    by  • August 1, 2014 • Uncategorized • 4 Comments

    I’ve come a long way since I first started Ring Finger Tan Line. At the end of September, I will have been a divorcée for three years. That title used to make me feel like all of my insides were about to crawl out. But these days, it holds little weight. My life could...

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    Birthday Donuts

    by  • April 26, 2014 • Food & Recipes • 1 Comment

    Birthday Donuts

    I don’t know about you guys, but I really love birthdays. Specifically other people’s birthdays. Somehow the festivities are much more fun when I get to be the one baking and staying young. Anyway, two of my favorite friends/co-workers/froworkers(?) had the joy of sharing the same birthday this month, so we threw them a...

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    Baked Avocado Egg Baskets

    by  • April 6, 2014 • Food & Recipes • 2 Comments

    Baked Avocado Egg Baskets

    Back when I was a kid, I used to think that avocado was weird and scary. I just didn’t understand how guacamole could possibly taste good when it looked so goopy and green, so I refused to try it at all. Usually, parents encourage their kids to give new foods a chance. My mother, on...

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    The Black & Brut

    by  • March 19, 2014 • Food & Recipes • 2 Comments

    The Black & Brut | ringfingertanline.com

    Being a food blogger has a couple of side effects on your lifestyle. You constantly covet the brunch table with the most natural light. You spend an inordinate amount of time hovering around the produce section trying to decide whether the red or yellow pepper will look best in your photos.  You get recognized at...

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    Sweet & Spicy Caramelized Onion BBQ Pizza

    by  • March 8, 2014 • Food & Recipes • 4 Comments

    Sweet & Spicy Caramelized Onion BBQ Pizza | ringfingertanline.com

    Back in October 2012, I posted one of my favorite original recipes of all time: THE SWEET AND SPICY CARAMELIZED ONION BBQ GRILLED CHEESE. It still holds the #1 spot in my ranking of sandwiches, and I’m not alone. With over 343,000 pins (and counting), it’s my most popular recipe to date. Sometimes I...

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