My 100th post: Reflections and Goals

(Cue balloons and confetti… oh, and presents are OK, too!) Hooray for my 100th post!! Woooo! Well, we’ll just pretend this is my 100th post. It’s actually 102, but this has been a thoroughly crappy week so I blew right past it. Today, however, is a better day. I started my blog in March, when… [read more]

Three Squash Pasta, and Eating My Words

Yikes! I was without internet service for days… My wireless modem went positively batty on me. It might have been something to do with the piece that fell out onto the floor… Since blogging was out of the question, you might think I’d take that extra time to whip up some mindblowing food to share… [read more]

Everyday Eats

Squash blossoms, stuffed, and baked into the middle of a muffin? Yup. I’m constantly impressed by the recipes I find while blogreading. There are so many talented, passionate and wildly creative people out there, and the inspiration is enough to make me feel like there aren’t enough days in a lifetime to sample all the… [read more]

My Favorite Way To Do Deep Dish

I was born in Jersey, and raised on Long Island, with an Italian mom. So, yeah. I like pizza. But as much as I like a good New York-style foldable slice, covered in thick cheese and loads of garlic and mushrooms, I like this kind even more… The bakery I used to work in might… [read more]

The No-Food Diet?

I’m troubled. A few days ago, I was privy to a conversation between a few coworkers. It was right around lunchtime, and one coworker was ordering takeout. She asked if anyone wanted to get in on the order.  I then heard two of the women involved say, “No thanks. We can’t eat until Wednesday.” No… [read more]