Tag Archives: food

‘Chicken’ Breasts with Mushroom and Cream Sauce

I am not always an organized cook. Sometimes I’m in a rush and I just take things out randomly, moving more by intuition than by any sort of recipe. That was not the case when I embarked upon a new … Continue reading

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Food labels – where the discussion falls short

Mark Bittman had an interesting article in the NYTimes regarding food labels last week, and what an ideal label might look like. Check out the article for yourself here – My Dream Food Label. He suggests a three part process … Continue reading

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Impatience and baking

By the time I finished the apple bread last night, I was already done writing about dinner. I think my time limit on cooking is three hours. After that amount of time, I’m no longer interested in waiting for something … Continue reading

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Disappointment: The name of the game

Disappointment is taking out your brand new Kitchenaid Stand Mixer, plugging it in, and realizing that the recipe you are about to make needs to be hand-mixed. We just got the mixer as a wedding gift, and it’s clearly a … Continue reading

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This is me not talking about the wedding

I started a few posts this week with complete determination to hit “publish” by the end of the day. I’m fairly certain that two of these are open as tabs on my work computer right now. I hope IT isn’t … Continue reading

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How to follow instructions – sort of

I am going to ignore the four or five posts I have pending that talk more about the wedding. The main point that all of them revolve around is the fact that there is less than a month left of … Continue reading

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A season of jam, finished!

Wedding blogs have (for the most part) done nothing but inspire me to craft or spend insane amounts of money on inane items. The only thing I have crafted has been the jam. And I can’t seem to wrap my … Continue reading

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