Monthly Archives: April 2012

A very fancy wine country spreadsheet

I was gone last week… visiting California’s wine country. Did you miss me? Did you even know I was gone? Probably not because I am a very fancy blogger who knows how to pre-schedule posts. Very. Fancy. Well, I missed you… as much as I could whilst sampling wine and relaxing in the most posh (poshest?) hotel room we’ve […]

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Beef and broccoli

We’ve talked before about how you shouldn’t be afraid to have an arsenal of Asian condiments in your fridge.  Really, it’s amazing what a little dab of these things will do. It puts American condiments. If I see a recipe with “ketchup” as an ingredient I’m likely to pass it right on by. (Thankfully, I don’t […]

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Tilapia with tomatillo – red pepper sauce

I turned 30 this year. You may have noticed by the fact that I couldn’t stop talking about my 30th birthday party. I’m not the kind of person that bemoans one year on this earth, so 30 wasn’t a huge deal mentally. However, since January I feel like my body is starting to fall apart!    The most recent […]

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Strawberry scones

I wanted to send you into the weekend with a great recipe, but I sadly discovered after making this recipe that not all scones are created equal. You can imagine what kind of blow this was considering I have a mad crush on scones right now.     While there is always a chance of user error, I’m […]

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Buttermilk-brined pork chops

I’m not dead, if that’s what you were wondering.  You’re not wondering that? You mean I’m the only one who starts to worry about people if I haven’t heard from them in a while? It’s ok. It usually doesn’t interfere with my daily life… although one time when Hubster and I were living in separate cities […]

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