Tagged: food

Deep Thoughts From The Past Week

1. Feedback from people that get you and what you do is invaluable. I have had two interactions this week, one with a wholesale customer and one with a magazine editor who both inspired...

Homemade Mayo

As so many of my friends have asked if I really make my own mayo and why, I thought I’d share my thoughts on homemade mayonnaise today. Truthfully, mayonnaise has never been a staple in my...

Beautiful Forbidden Rice Ramen in it's uncooked form

Beyond the 10 for $1 Ramen

Cheap ramen noodles are the devil! No not really, I was just channeling Bobby Boucher’s mama. But anyway, the delicious ramen noodles that most of us ate copious amounts of in our late teens and...

Cold Soup

Let’s talk about soup

This winter I wanted soup. It was cold and damp, basically the kind of weather that just begs for it. I also was feeling too lazy to make it from scratch. I however have...

Ice cream is my new best friend

Ice cream is my new best friend

A side effect of the whole wisdom tooth debacle is that even when the advil is casting its pain managing web, and although the swelling has mostly gone down, the right side of my...

I now declare my body a candy free zone…again

I now declare my body a candy free zone…again

My candy addiction* has gotten out of control again. Funny that I am reaching the peak of hating myself for my sugar addiction the week of halloween…well or not really funny at all. It...

Top 5 Fall Favorites

Top 5 Fall Favorites

Even though the temps are still reaching the mid 90’s during the day here in Austin, it still feels delightfully like fall. I have some friends here who could care less what the weather...

A few of my favorite things from this week

A few of my favorite things from this week

It been a short week, thanks to the flu. I realized today that this past weekend kicked off the busy season. In week #1 of the busy season, I was the guest designer at...