Monthly Archives: May 2012

you sunk my Battleship! (please turn me on, i’m mr. coffee with an automatic drip)

Yes, I know all the words to “The Bad Touch.” No, I’m not ashamed. Yes, it gets stuck in my head every time anyone says, “You sunk my battleship.” Now that we’ve got that out of the way, let’s talk … Continue reading

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eating in a vineyard is the right thing to do.

Remember last summer I went to Italy? And I started blogging about it but never finished? Yeah. My theory is that if Robyn, The Girl Who Ate Everything, can put off blogging trips for 11 months and still maintain a … Continue reading

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Reality Bites and so does this romance.

Last night I watched Reality Bites for the first time. It’s been in my Netflix insta-play queue ever since tometome posted this quick write-up of it. I went to college with tometome. She is a badass smart chick whose tastes … Continue reading

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on food photography and why I don’t.

You may have noticed that my blog is almost entirely photo-free. There are a few reasons for this. For one, I’m incredibly lazy. I’m not interested in taking pictures of everything I make, making those photos pretty, and throwing them … Continue reading

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cake, glorious cake OR i return to my comfort zone.

Last night I made cake. Raise your hand if you’re surprised. Wait, though – this one didn’t have fruit in it! … Yeah. I have one trick. Cake is my trick. With that established, let’s move on. Every year, food … Continue reading

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food round-up part 2: fish.

I work in the Morris Heights section of the Bronx. It’s hood, but it used to be way worse hood – though it is by no means gentrifying – and in it’s-a-stereotype-because-it’s-kinda-true fashion, food options beyond burgers and pizza are … Continue reading

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Avengers assemble! Here would be good. You’re all really pretty.

I saw The Avengers! … a week after the rest of the internet. But that’s okay. I managed to remain mostly unspoiled. Things I Liked In No Particular Order – Female heros fighting in practical clothing and flat boots. No, … Continue reading

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