Monthly Archives: September 2011

Thai beef tacos

I love fall… but I wish the it didn’t hate me. With all the pollen floating about (I’m looking at you ragweed) I’m lucky if I can wake up on any given day and breathe through my nose. I know part of it’s my own fault. I should shutter my house and rely on the HEPA […]

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Chewy chocolate and peanut butter cookies

Two delayed plane rides and three days of work are enough to make our last minute Mexican vacation feel like it was months ago. I’m not sure how sitting in an airport can literally drain the energy out my body, but Hubster can attest that I could barely keep my eyes open last night by a very […]

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Prosciutto pepper pork chops

Very soon we’re boarding a plane. Want to guess where we’re going? It starts with ‘M’ and ends with ‘exico’. It’s all I can think about… ok, maybe not ALL I can think about. There’s a lot of things going on at work and I may be taking a promotion. It’s 50% awesome and 50% […]

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Roasted fennel and cod

This is the latest edition of “well that didn’t work” (I promise to find a good name for this column at some point), but it’s actually the recipe that finally tipped the scales to make this column a reality. It is incredibly frustrating to labor over a meal that is lackluster. It really galls me […]

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Squash salad

Something about this week has just been off. I’m blaming it on the Labor Day holiday. Fewer work days + the same amount of work = insanity. When I layer on meetings and work for the photography biz, I ended up with a week where I literally can’t remember what I made for dinner on Tuesday (which felt […]

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