Daily Archives: July 28, 2010


Abe’s grandfather Harold was an amazing man; I had the privilege of meeting him before his death in 1999. July 28th, 2010 would’ve been his 100th birthday – we went to eat some Jewish deli in his honor. I can’t believe this was my first trip to Canter’s! It’s a Los Angeles institution. We settled into a booth, surrounded by

Summer Foods

P1200781.JPG When I made this soup two weeks ago , I announced the Summer Food 2010 Project I was doing in conjunction with the following podcasts and blogs: Now it’s time to start posting about summer foods, and I’m sad to say I’m feeling pretty uninspired, considering how unseasonably cool it’s been in Los Angeles. … When I was a kid, it meant Ellios Pizza and Frozen Charleston Chew from the Snack Bar at my local pool: P1200786.JPG

Finishing and Starting Up

Finally finished up the last of the Thai leftovers, in all its reincarnations… …at least, for now (there’s still some leftover rice/Morning Glory in the freezer but that won’t be making a reappearance til August). The mung bean noodles, “Un-Papaya” salad, and 1/2 a bag of frozen spinach, with Sriracha on top The last of the Brody’s Bakery Oatmeal Pies!!!