July 2011


July 31, 2011

Every couple months I get together with a group of industry folks for a volunteer meeting. We take turns organizing, and soon it’s my turn to do the leading. We’re using the food blog to reach out to companies for meal donations, which is why you’re seeing so many new product deliveries lately!!! Umpqua Oats […]

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Cowboys, Aliens, and Bread

July 31, 2011

What a fun interview at CRN Studios yesterday! Here’s the link to part 1, and below is part 2, where I talk specifically about The Actor’s Diet: Swung by the Sunland 7-11 for an oversized Diet Dr. P + lollipop [ This monster took the entire 45-minute ride back to finish! ] Our cousin Noah […]

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The Fratelli’s Are Back

July 30, 2011

95% of the breakfasts I make at home are sweet. Today I was feeling savory! Dei Fratelli recently contacted me to see if I’d like some free samples. I told them that I’d already reviewed their tomato sauces two years ago (when I cooked this Goonies-inspired pasta dish). They wound up sending me some of […]

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July 30, 2011

Been getting some sweet deliveries!!! Along with their Sweet Potato and Jalapeno Hummus tortilla chips, Vegetas sent a bunch of their fresh salsas… …and Mediterranean Style Pita Chips Thin, just like their tortilla ones! I decided to try these first; they were begging to be opened. Very crunchy and addictive. Another cool sample – Farmhouse […]

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July 29, 2011

I’ve had to be in my car most of today, and I can’t tell you how MUCH I appreciated that drive – less than 24 hours ago I thought I might never see it again!!! First, an audition in Burbank. I ate breakfast while I got ready. Then, lunch with Valerie and her hubby Mike!!! […]

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