Category Archives: Food

My favorite things

As we reach the end of the year, I have thought a lot about my favorite things– clothes I like, blogs I read, people I love, food I love to eat.  I thought I’d share and hopefully you can add … Continue reading

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Virtual Dating

About six months ago, Griffin and I shifted our relationship from a 10-minute walk away to 1,500 miles away with the start of new jobs in DC and Arkansas.  We’ve done amazingly well, but it still gets hard time to … Continue reading

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It Feels Like a Movie Here

Reunions are glorious things. So much food. So much cuddling. So much laughing. The Highlights: Katie’s glorious apartment in west midtown. The light is movie magical. The couches are comfortable. The beds expandable. The DVD player doesn’t like us very … Continue reading

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Pasta Perfecto

The easiest pasta (and some of the best tasting) revealed itself to me this evening. Key components: Sauce, Cheese, Veggies, La Creuset Casserole Dish Sauce: Ground beef, sauteed/carmelized onions, sauteed garlic, tomato paste, canned tomatoes, oregano, thyme, salt, pepper, a … Continue reading

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And We Ate.

DISCLAIMER: Do not read this post if you are hungry and are not within reach of snack-able items or a good, solid meal. The two defining components of this weekend were food and friends.  This is not to be confused … Continue reading

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Pizza pie

Making pizza is a lot easier than one would think.  We have an image ingrained in our minds of an overweight, somewhat sweaty, heavily mustached man tossing dough gracefully in the air while belting opera.  At least that’s the image … Continue reading

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No Problems at Nora

You want organic. They’ll give you organic.  Restaurant Nora, the first certified organic restaurant in the country, serves concoctions that are both socially/environmentally conscious and totally delicious. Yesterday was my little sister’s 20th birthday—the first birthday that my family has … Continue reading

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