Monthly Archives: September 2011

more fake-fancy pasta to impress your date!

This fake-fancy pasta, unlike my previous entry in this category, comes slightly closer to deserving the name. It is inspired by this pasta recipe from Italian Food Forever (and what the fuck is that blog, why do I have a … Continue reading

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take the lime, add the coconut, make a fucking fantastic cake.

Remember when I mentioned a yet-to-be-blogged mystery cake? (I know you don’t. Play along.) This is it: smitten kitchen‘s key lime coconut cake. As with the smitten kitchen orange chocolate cake, I was excited to tackle the many wacky steps … Continue reading

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where to eat in Random-Ass Virginia

Last weekend I was in Charlottesville, VA for a wedding, and decided to drive home on Route 81 through western VA because I had this crazy idea that driving within fifty miles of our nation’s capital on the ten-year anniversary … Continue reading

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Manic Pixie Dream Maude?

Here follow spoilers for Harold and Maude. I just watched Harold and Maude for the first time, and as I watched it I became preoccupied with wondering if Maude is the original Manic Pixie Dream Girl. The term was coined … Continue reading

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delicious food under italian skies.

Once again, all the thanks to enstarstarstar and RLJ for saving me from myself. Editors are your friends, guys. In my last Italy post, I promised to report on the best sandwich and on the Tuscan countryside. Well, it turns … Continue reading

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