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Snack – SF

January 31, 2011


I used to think kale was iguana food and not people food. My earliest experience with kale was watching Ivana the iguana chew kale leaves languorously under the heat lamp.  There is a lot of good reasons iguanas like kale—vitamins, fiber, crunchy texture. But I didn’t fully appreciate its versatility until a few years ago.  […]

Peanut Butter – NYC

January 18, 2011


Goodbyes are never easy. When B’s best friend and his girlfriend informed us they were continuing this mass exodus of our friends from NYC across to the west side of the country, we figured that the best way to soften the blow of separation would be to have them over for a final (scrumptious) goodbye […]

Peanut Butter – SF

January 17, 2011


If I was stuck on a desert island with one item to eat, it would be peanut butter.  I’d eat peanut butter, anytime, anywhere.  In yogurt swirled with honey, on top of ice cream, mixed in with granola, and of course, straight out of the jar–dotting spoonfuls with leftover chocolate chips. And let’s not forget […]

Indian – NYC

January 11, 2011


Twenty-ten brought me a half-marathon, various trips to and a newfound love for Nashville, loads of US travel  from Chicago to Lancaster, PA to Block Island to Maine to middle o’ Tennessee (Bonnarooooo), the wedding of my cousin/one of my best friends/sister in NYC, the wedding of one of my oldest, closest friends at my […]

Indian – SF

January 10, 2011


January.  It’s a difficult month.  It’s even cold in San Francisco.  Here we are beginning Week Two of New Year’s resolutions (or Weak Two, approximately ten days of working up the motivation to feel, well… motivated).  I’m still recovering from an extremely relaxing holiday in Connecticut.  Getting snowed-in, watching movies and cooking up butterscotch pudding […]