Ah, where to begin? As you may already know, I have never been too happy with the quality of the gluten-free baked goods out there. They are usually guilty of one or more of my five “good for gluten-free” offenses. They are too chewy, are too heavy, too are crumbly, too are oily or leaveRead more
As I’ve mentioned before I’ve had a shocking number of careers. I’ve been a puppet, a pirate, a pauper, a poet… OK not really. But before the internet bubble burst, I was a user experience lead at an internet consultancy and a project manager at some ad agencies. All of these positions required you to knowRead more
Happy Pi Day! I have to say when I first heard of Pi Day from my husband, I believe my exact words were, “You’re such a geek!” However, it is clearly embraced by the food blogging community. I’m guessing, though, the enthusiasm comes from the joy of finding an excuse to eat pie. I meanRead more
My husband just loves pancakes. I’m not sure either of us realized how much. But if I examine it, I notice every time we have gone to brunch in the past year and a half he has ordered pancakes. His favorite dinner seems to be “breakfast for dinner” which is always pancakes. I think heRead more
Growing up ice cream was paramount in our household. It was always in the freezer and we ate it everyday, year round. It was not merely a summer treat to us. My father’s idea of a bowl of ice cream consisted of three healthy scoops, not marbles as he referred to stingy dips. Now an ice cream parlor just opened near me claiming they have Philly-sized scoops. I don’t know what Philly-sized scoops are (they would be just scoops to us), but I’m guessing they are large since my family’s idea of a bowl of ice cream is about 5 or 6 times what a serving of gelato in Italy would be.