Ramblings of a fearful flyer: in flight
Disclaimer: The following journal entry was written in flight, somewhere over Belize. The words were typed up exactly as they were written, minus the unmistakable evidence of handwriting written by someone whose hands were shaking with fear. Real, irrational, fear. Those hands belonged to me. Yes, my friends, I am the fearful flyer. Read on […]
Pumpkin. Pie. Two words that go together like sugar and spice and everything nice. Pumpkin puree has been infiltrating grocery store shelves for weeks now, and you can no longer resist the inevitable: it’s time to break out those spices, crack those eggs, roll out that dough, and make you some pie! Step into my […]
My First Week…
I have this terrible habit of craving food when I get stressed out. You know that. Besides the irrational cravings, my cheeks get red as the blood rushes to my face, my armpits start to sweat (pardon me for being so blunt but sometimes the truth isn’t pretty), butterflies appear from thin air and wreak […]
A Recipe for a Career Change.
I’m going to level with you. Every time I sit down to write this blog post, I find a reason not to do it. A good reason? Heck no. But enough of an excuse to run the clock and not do it. The truth is I’ve just been too scared. To attempt to organize my […]
Apple Celery Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette
I love food. I just love it! I especially love it when I’m on vacation. A little bit too much, actually. When I’m home during what would otherwise be a work day, something happens to me. I try to focus – I really do! I sit down at the computer to get my work done […]
LA Food and Wine + Miso Salad with Miso Grilled Veggies = Y.U.M.
Gone are the days when I thought baking 40 cakes in a week was a big deal. Do you remember that? Ok – to be fair, the 40 cakes actually meant baking 80 cakes because each cake was 2 layers high. So 80 cakes in one week in a tiny oven in mine and Ted’s […]