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Cheese – SF

September 23, 2010

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This week’s challenge: CHEESE!  Cheese cheese cheese.  I love cheese. It’s been a hectic week (month? year?), and I hosted dinner for some friends this week.   Since dinner was Italian (ricotta gnocchi, caprese, roasted figs, etc.), I was dreaming of a delicate orange ricotta cheesecake.  But, N generally dislikes cheesecakes (mostly due to his strange aversion to cream cheese). He suggested cannolis, but […]

Strawberries – SF

September 3, 2010

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I had a whole slew of strawberries in the house.  I have a berry problem, and it’s become exacerbated since moving to SF.  In California, the land of perpetual Eden, berry season just doesn’t seem to end.  Just when you think it’s over (hello, stone fruit), WHAM! the strawberries are back in full force at the farmer’s market […]

Strawberries – NYC

September 2, 2010

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Our first post! Wow. Ok. So Haley suggested that our first “challenge” be strawberries because she had “so many in the San Fran household”. Well, NYC strawberries are spensive ($4.99 for a container at Whole Foods) so they’re not floating around our apartment BUT the ones I got were definitely worth the price tag. I […]