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Food, glorious food

I’m happy to report that the long cooking drought is over. We even made fish stew last night, and the lingering smell in the kitchen doesn’t make me want to hurl! During the first oh, 13 weeks of pregnancy I cooked maybe once a week. And I had this bad habit of forgetting key ingredients […]

Quick Facelift

I was not inspired by the WP theme I was using. Since I’m hosting this blog on the WordPress website instead of my own (I’ve maxed out on domains for the moment), I decided to use one of those novel out of the box themes for a while. I know you so care. Yesterday was […]

How I cook

Since subscribing to the CSA, I’ve changed how I cook quite a bit. No longer am I enslaved to the ingredients in one recipe. Now I mix and match recipes and ingredients all willy-nilly. After a while you get an idea what veggies can be combinded or subbed, regardless of what the recipe calls for. […]

Monday Photo

In honor of the gigantic amount of fresh veggies we have to prepare and consume this week, I give you basil: This is actually from last year’s garden. This year my basil is kind of peaky. But the CSA keeps providing us with huge bunches of fragrant, lush basil that I have to incorporate into […]

More Latest Addictions

It’s still officially winter here, though Austin’s are notoriously short. The trees are starting to bloom, so hopefully I’ll be out and about snapping new photos soon. In the meantime, I’m holed up with a flu, so this edition of Addictions will be homebody-related. Ru Paul’s Drag Race – Tracy turned me on to this […]

Holidays 2008

2008 was an eventful year. It was my first year of marriage. There were births and deaths. I started a company. We elected a president I actually like. It hasn’t been the year of hell for me that it was for many people, but it certainly was intense. Overall, I’m a lot more comfortable in […]