From the monthly archives:

July 2009

What happens when a certain angel at Columbia Pictures tells you that she’s secured 25 minutes for you with Meryl Streep, Amy Adams and Nora Ephron in Beverly Hills before the grand opening of Julie & Julia? Well, you do a small happy dance, check for batteries in your interview recorder, iron a shirt and [...]


Well hello there! Do you know what time it is? It’s Summer Fest! And what is Summer Fest, you ask? It’s a 4-week celebration of fresh-from-the-garden food including recipes, growing tips, even tricks for storing and preserving summer’s best.  And I’m very excited to be hosting this year with Margaret Roach of A Way To [...]


Julie & Julia – and Susan!

by Matt on July 13, 2009

When Julie & Julia opens on August 7 you’ll see an uncanny performance of Meryl Streep as Julia Child, some silly and overly sweet moments involving Julie Powell and plenty of food in almost every scene. It’s enough to make you want to run to France or your kitchen shelf to grab “Mastering the Art [...]


Cornichon and Gelato

by Matt on July 12, 2009

When my friend Tana asked if I’d be interested in taking her maternity photos I couldn’t say yes fast enough!  We often joke about how she is the long lost sister of my husband: they’re both big, tall, gorgeous redheads. Plus she’s got the sweetest husband on the planet. While I don’t normally share the [...]


Skillet Jam On It

by Matt on July 3, 2009

. Yea, it’s that good.  Don’t take my word for it, order some today. And don’t forget you can also visit Foodzie to order! I’m gonna let you thank me later. Twitter: Bacon Jam and Yours Truly. Skillet Bacon Jam was sent for review.