holaaaaaa


Here I am, sitting in the dining room of a small Spanish grandmother, looking at a silver plaque of "La Ultima Cena de Jesus" (The Last Supper) whilst a cool breeze blows across my shoulders. It's bright out -- surprisingly less humid than the past four days -- and I can hear the neighbors chatting... Continue Reading →

Remember?


Remember when I used to blog? Yeah, I barely remember either.... I'm watching Julie & Julia, the movie that started this whole blog off in the first place. I figured if Julie Powell could utilize her writing and cooking skills through a blog, that maybe I could try my hand at it too. At first, I wrote... Continue Reading →

Props to Edward the Groceryman


I got groceries today. This is not a particularly novel activity, as I have seen groceries before. Heck, I've even purchased them for my mother. But today, I took a bus to get them. This is also not very exciting. I've looked at busses, stood in the rain and been splashed by busses, and even... Continue Reading →

Porches Are For Brownie


I'm all for smilingbut that woman is baring her teeth at me.Why, Giada? Why? They...sparkle...And Ina, I know that Francewith its shops and street corners, berets and baguettesis enchantingbut why must you tease me like that?Hey, you. Sandra LeeWhat's in a name? You might as well be calledSandra Dee, with your spiffy cooking ideas andadorable... Continue Reading →

My Life is Nothing Without Strawberries


I love strawberries. So. Much. I also like anything strawberry flavored, so keep that in mind around holidays and my birthday.  So lately, as you know, I've been super into getting healthy, so I've been eating way more fruits and veggies. For breakfast, I've been eating toast with sunflower seed butter (it is from the... Continue Reading →

Forget It, Cappy. It’s Just Chi-Town.


“Do you wanna stop viiiiiiiolence?” sang a man with long black hair on the street corner, waving a pamphlet in my face and doing a little leap/jig. That’s Chicago, now characterized in my mind by amazing food and crazy people. And train travel. I took the train across the country and visited my family north... Continue Reading →

My Thought Process in Trader Joe’s


I love food, as some of you may have already noticed. So, as may be obvious, I really enjoy grocery shopping. I especially like shopping at Trader Joe's, a "specialty retail grocery store" in a few states across the country. I went shopping there a few days ago for a couple random things, and I... Continue Reading →

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