Strawberries with Balsamic Vinegar

The other day I was listening to Radio Cherry Bombe (the podcast from woman-focused food literature quarterly Cherry Bombe) and they were interviewing culinary goddess Ina Garten. Ina, the mogul, cook book writer, Food Network star, and beloved dinner party host, said that when she was transitioning from gourmet shop owner to author, her husband encouraged [...]

Hi everyone, I know I've been MIA for the past week, and I promise to get back on track soon. I just wanted to pop in and remind you that I'm still kickin'. I have some great posts in the works (they involve things like Broadway and Cuba!) and I just need to get my [...]

The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

First of all, I want to express how much anger and pain I feel for the people of Ferguson, MO. In the words of Martin Luther King, Jr., "A riot is the voice of the unheard." Everyone should follow this tumblr for up to the minute updates and ways to help. And don't forget that [...]

On Trying to be a Real, Grown-up, Functioning Adult

After graduating college back in May, I've been trying really hard to be a grown-up. Every fiber of my artsy, creative soul rebels against things like "budgeting" and "sleep schedules" and "dress pants." However, day-by-day I am mastering the art of being a competent, responsible, grown-up human. I cook for myself  on a regular basis, [...]