Category Archives: fall

Easy like Sunday morning

I thought I should take this rainy Sunday morning opportunity to inform you that I am a culinary genius.  Not that this should come as a surprise to anyone (that I think I’m genius, not the actual geniusness of it … Continue reading

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At least I brought dessert AND wine

So, here’s a funny story.  It’s funny because it demonstrates what a truly awkward human I can be if I put my mind to it. We have these neighbors, let’s call them Steve and Lucy (yes, this time it really … Continue reading

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Comfort food for fall

Eight years ago B and I hung up our snow shovels and moved to California. We haven’t looked back, but I do suffer from a bit of seasonal nostalgia right about now. Having grown up in the northeast, there is … Continue reading

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Stuck – with no camera.

I have been stuck in a hotel room with the fat gerbil (aka Molson) and B for 2 days now and I want my kitchen back (and my California King-sized bed)! Confused gerbil in his temporary digs. We will have … Continue reading

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Epic fail, actually.  Last night marked the beginning of the what was supposed to be a successful and impressive cooking/baking extravaganza.  On the bill of fare, in order: a going away party/Thanksgiving potluck at work, a dinner party, a baby … Continue reading

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