1. Mast Brothers Serrano flavored dark chocolate
When I woke up this morning and realized the temperature had drastically dropped from high 90s to mid 60s, my first thought was : Shoot. I wish I would’ve rocked my romper more this summer. A romper, in all its glory, is seemingly the epitome of summer for some folk, myself included. If it fits … More Summer, so good.
I believe it was my sophomore year of college when I decided to join, momentairly, our schools “English Club.” As a declared English major, I was on the mailing list for all things literary and as I skimmed the Introductory first meeting e-mail, where “all new people are welcome,” I figured, why not? So, I … More Non- Pareils
Now Playing – Bittersweet Symphony – the Verve Yesterday, I bought myself a big-time present.
Now Playing – “I and love and you” / “Kick Drum Heart” – The Avett Brothers I have a love/hate relationship with Valentine’s Day. I love the desserts – I hate almost everything else. Ever since I was little, I think I’ve dreamed of always having a fairy-tale, completely over the top Valentine’s Day, probably … More Ah, Valentines.
Now Playing – “Home” by Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros There’s nothing I hate more than the sound of my alarm clock going off. The buzzing, buzzing buzzing sound waking me from my deep slumber and my pleasant dream of eating artichokes with a spicy aioli dip that I effortlessly whipped up, while not … More The post that almost wasn’t …
Now Playing – “You Don’t Have to Believe Me” – Eric Hutchinson Quick! Name your favorite food network show. Barefoot Contessa? Yeah, me too! Ina Garten is a wonderwoman. A genius. A goddess. My idol! Mildly obsessed? Absolutely. My friend and I even contemplated dressing up as Ina for Halloween, but I was a little … More The Ina Garten Transformation
Now Playing – “Either Way” – The Generationals My affinity for celebrity culture began with the Chicago Bulls – circa 1995-1996. That’s right, Sports fans, the year of Michael Jordan and Scotty Pippen. The year the Chicago Bulls won 72 games, no big deal. I was eight years old. Ah, the age of innocence. Also, … More Cupcake Creator & Celebrity Stalker