Monthly Archives: January 2011

Rediscovering Corduroys and an Open Letter to Michael Kors

In an effort to use up a massive quantity of vacation days before March 15, I took Friday off to run a few errands and get some things done. It was actually a really nice day, I didn’t even wear … Continue reading

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Collard Greens with Ham and Maple Syrup

Admittedly, I don’t know a whole lot about Southern soul food. I’ve lived in the North East my entire life, so my knowledge of fried chicken, grits and chicken fried steak is limited. One thing I do know, it’s delicious. … Continue reading

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Meatloaf with Smoked Cheddar, Bacon and Jalapeno

Ok people, for most of us it is REALLY FREAKING COLD out there. Way below freezing temperatures, snow, ice and wind are the norm. Brr. You know what makes all of that feel better? Meatloaf. Ok, not only meatloaf, things … Continue reading

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Winter Doldrums

This one goes out to all my snowed-in homies. Until recently winter has never really gotten me down. I was always able to deal with the cold, snow and ice relatively well. That is until this year. We have had … Continue reading

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Banana Frozen Yogurt

I have previously expressed my love for frozen banana concoctions. See here for my take on “banana softserve” – what I call “nanner cream.” I’ve also declared my obsession with my new ice cream maker. It couldn’t be long before … Continue reading

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What kind of plaid is that?

Yesterday, while working a networking event at a pizza restaurant / pub, I was preparing the registrations table when I was greeted with an unexpected gesture. A group of four 70+ year old men sitting at the bar apparently needed … Continue reading

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Orange Cranberry Cous Cous with Roasted Fennel

In the summer I make a cold cous cous salad with lemon and cranberries that Ross loves. He often requests it, but the idea of a cold salad just doesn’t sound appealing when your walkway looked like this only a … Continue reading

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sweeter salt Vintage on etsy!

So, this is a long-time coming and something I’m pretty excited about. I’m selling vintage on etsy! sweeter salt Vintage! Now, I say I, but I really mean we. Ross and I are tackling this project together. He’s handling all … Continue reading

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Snow Shoeing

I grew up in New Hampshire, and now live in Maine, but I am definitely not naturally an outdoor girl. I’ve never skied in my life, and hiking and I don’t always get along (black flies = the devil). However, … Continue reading

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Baby Panda and Giveaway Winner

It’s Friday and I don’t have much to talk about. So, for all you adorable animal lovers out there (I know you’re there) I present you with PANDA CAM!!! (Click the image to go to live feed from Zoo Atlanta … Continue reading

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