From the monthly archives:

October 2012

Before you settle into this post and video, please: 1) Forgive my spastic, forever gesticulating body language. I swear I can be calm. Sometimes. 2) What really looks like Jazz Hands was only me talking about a large plate with tiny food (my pet peeve). 3) No insects were killed in the making of this [...]


A Very Simple Goodbye Summer Bruschetta

by Matt on October 11, 2012

This post is presented by San Pellegrino. I’m digging this content series as they focus on moments in food as seen through an Italian angle. What a great way to think about past trips to Italy, right? Let’s not talk about this past summer. I mean, let’s. Pros: Sunny, Warm, Daylight. Cons: Sunny, Warm, Daylight. [...]


Book Reviews!

by Matt on October 8, 2012

Oh my, I’ve been bad and haven’t posted these reviews from Kristina in some time. K, please forgive me. But they’re as good as ever, I promise. Take it away, Kristina! –mattt I’ve been away for a long time.  The last time I was writing, there was almost three feet of snow on the ground.  [...]


Wow, it’s hard to believe it was 4 years ago that a certain someone was on Martha’s old show as it seems like yesterday. But this weekend we see the premiere of Martha’s new series on PBS titled Martha Stewart’s Cooking School. I’ve screened 3 episodes already before the debut and while it’s definitely not [...]


Can you believe it’s that time again? That’s correct, I’m thrilled to announce the Scharffen Berger Chocolate Adventure Contest which launched this week! And if you’re up for the adventure, Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker and invite you to enter the fabulous, 6th annual Chocolate Adventure Contest.  So go ahead: invent, create, explore the boundaries [...]