Monthly Archives

September 2012

  • Airplane Food


    I can’t tell you how many times I’ve wanted to bring my own food on long flights, it’s usually when I’m sky-high, being served something I absolutely hate that I kick myself for not just doing it.
    I assumed it was more trouble than it’s worth, and required the … Continue Reading...

  • Sunset Over the Seine

    Way before I started coming to Paris, my friend N. used to email me reasons why I should visit.
    He’d moved to Paris to ‘find the excitement in life again’ and had gotten quite sentimental about it.

    Once he said, “We’ll watch the sunset over the Seine from Pont … Continue Reading...

  • Roasted Eggplant and Walnut Pesto


    I can;t say that I love eggplants; it’s one of those vegetables (fruit?) that I can’t get excited about. I feel it kind of melds into whatever dish it’s in.
    It’s also one of those foods that I think I should be eating; I don’t know if it’s nostalgia or … Continue Reading...

  • Slow Roasted Tomatoes


    I’m just going to join the masses and extol the awesomeness of slow roasted tomatoes.
    I’ve been making slow roasted tomatoes all summer long, and I put in almost everything; salads, pasta, soups, salsa, sandwiches…

    That’s what I’ve been doing with my juicy tomatoes from the farmers’ market, it’s … Continue Reading...