All Hail Gail

February 1, 2014

Aunt Gail is here! We celebrated her birthday (and Lunar New Year) last night at Mark and Jen’s with some Japanese snacks… …noodles (Pad Thai with chicken/shrimp on the side)… …carrots roasted in honey/thyme… …and a lovely ginger/lime dressed salad. For dessert, pie! I had one frozen from our trip to Julian in the freezer […]

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All But Gluten

January 30, 2014

A little delivery all the way from Canada – took a while to finally get here (FedEx is weird with international shipping) but it did! Actually, All But Gluten’s products are now available in The States, at your local Safeway bakery aisle. My favorite of the gluten-free goods I tried (brownie, cookie, and Macaroon) was […]

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Hi Pies

January 23, 2014
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A little homage to a longtime blog friend (who I wish would post again!) and also to today! I eat a lot of pie on this blog… …for breakfast, for birthdays… …I sing about it, I podcast about it… …I truly love it.  Pie, did you hear that? I LOVE YOU AND I DON’T CARE […]

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Taiwan is Fun

January 13, 2014

Abe and I were hoping to make it to Taiwan this past Christmas, but we stayed in LA instead. We DID live vicariously, though, via our friends Emily and Alex’s Instagram… …they brought treats home for us too! I always loved Pineapple Cake growing up… …it’s a bit dry, so Emily recommended heating them in […]

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Stuffed Chocolate

January 8, 2014

Even though Christmas is over, the stockings are still getting stuffed… …and so are the chocolates! Lindt sent a few from their Hello My Name Is line, plus A POUND OF PEANUT BUTTER TRUFFLES. You guys didn’t “know” me when I used to make New Year’s Resolutions to lose weight or cut out sugar. I […]

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