I want to share the recipe for an amazing flourless chocolate cake with you but I have no clever stories around which to weave a tale that ends in this cake. With our new kitchen nearly complete, I have been busy and creative inside but life outside of the kitchen has been a bit staid. […]
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I like a good challenge but I also like retiring challenges with a swift “CHECK!” off of my bucket list. Running a marathon was like that. As I crossed the finish line I thought to myself, “I am never doing that sh*t again.” and promptly tried to sit down (which, for obvious reasons, they don’t […]
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 […]
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.
Making the transition to a “new” life is complicated, but it is also very sweet.
There are tons of reasons to try a new recipe. Impressing friends or family, hungry friends or family, boredom, rainy days, gift card to Whole Foods… but there is also the lesser known but equally as compelling reason: A Challenge. Which is where I found myself one day a few weeks ago when I was […]
This is how it happens: It was Tuesday afternoon and I was getting ready for Romney Ride, the New Orleans version of Soul Cycle, trying desperately to stay on task and on time when I heard it on the radio. One word. Out of context. Tapioca. I still don’t know what the rest […]