Leaves That Are Green

leftover recipe

…turn to brown

IMG_1460

When did it become fall?!?

IMG_1465 IMG_1466

I conducted two phone interviews for T.A.D. interns while walking this morning and was surprised to hear that familiar crunch under my shoes.

IMG_1469

Still stopped to smell the roses.

IMG_1471

Around noon I got hungry and pulled out The Spice Table leftovers

IMG_1474

The Laksa was now a thick, congealed mass. I used half of it, with a pile of frozen collard greens to cut the richness of the coconut curry

IMG_1479

Now I have enough for another meal…

IMG_1483

…plus Sambal, which I’ll use in another recipe (someday)

IMG_1477

Into the freezer they go! Always cover them in a layer of plastic wrap (to prevent ice crystals from forming) before snapping the lids on.

IMG_1485

Perfect brunch on this gray September day.

IMG_1501

The Restoration Hardware catalog arrived – I don’t remember ever signing up for it?

IMG_1488

It’s a massive monster – over 600 pages filled with things I can’t afford!

IMG_1513

(But it makes a great coaster.)

IMG_1510

Any San Diego readers? The SDAFF schedule is now up – I’ll be there the weekend of October 22nd for the Gala Awards, a screening of two movies (“Surrogate Valentine” – preceded by Abe and my short, “Via Text“) plus a Panel on Asian-American Women in Hollywood. Tix for all three are on the site!

  • http://www.cksmetalart.blogspot.com Cindy

    Love the stuff in Restoration Hardware…their prices are stupid!

  • http://www.thesweetslife.com natalie (the sweets life)

    Thanks for the nomination, you are too sweet!

    I am so not ready for fall…fall foods, yes, but not fall weather! oh well, can’t stop it, can i? :)

  • http://www.wildyetzenful.blogspot.com J.Lynn

    Aaah the roses, what a delight :) and you captured the falling leaves so well. I truly admire the simple layout of your posts Lynn. And I just recently began following your blog again (I went on a ‘stay off the internet hiatus’), so just noticing your successes with the acting…congrats!

    • http://theactorsdiet.wordpress.com Lynn at The Actors Diet

      thanks! glad you’re back!

  • http://lowandbeholdblog.com Kacy

    Fall came out of nowhere this year. I want summer back.