Rich and Anna were scheduled to arrive at 10pm. Roughly the time we lay our heads on our pillows at night exhausted from a full day, many kids and multiple to-dos. But we didn’t mention that when they gave us their itinerary. Instead, after we finished our regular family dinner, we set out a welcoming […]
I read once that Mark Zuckerberg has “Done is better than perfect” painted on the wall of the Facebook HQ. That stopped me in my tracks and I have revisited the statement and point behind it more than a few times. Done is better than perfect. Does he really want people to write imperfect code? Not […]
Food + Photography + London Very exciting news here for lovers of food, London and Instagram! I have gotten together with some of my favourite women who also happen to be fantastic Instagramers: @joythebaker @hannahargyle @siobhaise and @angrybaker to bring a 2-day cooking, food styling, shooting and instagram workshop to one of the most photographable […]
The joy of travelling has just been usurped by the joy of coming home. Oh, and a slightly unusual green salad…
An out-of-season, but utterly delicious, quiche.
Having an Everything Cake in your repertoire is as important as knowing how to bake brownies, which is to say not life-supporting but definitely useful if you enjoy entertaining.
Magical little cheese puffballs that grownups and kids will fight over.
Making the transition to a “new” life is complicated, but it is also very sweet.
Black bean burgers are not a substitute for big, juicy, all beef burgers but they are a great addition to your cooking repertoire. Especially when you have a vegetarian in the house.
There is a former food blogger I really like who left her food blogging life last summer and switched to a new blogging life where she writes ordinary postings of ordinary things – like where to buy good t-shirts, what to pack for a 6-hour hospital stay and a what a grown up needs to […]
A fresh and zesty lemon tea cake is the perfect New Year’s resolution.
My friend Julie hates to cook. Historically I have been suspicious of these kinds of people. These “hating to cook” kinds of people. I assumed they were lazy. Or easily confused. Or possibly kidnapped and tied up in a kitchen at some point in their lives. Until I met Julie. She isn’t lazy, or […]