What’s New Pussycat

July 18, 2014
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See this box?  It means I’m busy with meetings and will hopefully have news to share… …my twinsie Emily has some GREAT stuff going on!  If anyone is in Atlanta, hit her up with food suggestions! Cat’s outta the bag…I’m coming to Mystic Falls! #VampireDiaries http://t.co/90m3a0Fa4I — emily chang (@chihuac) July 16, 2014 When I’m […]

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Carousel of Pantry Progress

July 17, 2014
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I like to buy a lot of things in bulk (if you’ve ever been to Sprouts, Whole Foods, or Erewhon, you understand).  Our pantry has become quite hideous, overrun with plastic bags/twist ties.  That’s why this FoodStore Carousel (a gift from Joseph Joseph) was such a welcome addition. I’ll spare you the before/after photos (especially […]

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Fred Segal Mauro Cafe

July 16, 2014
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Inside Fred Segal on Melrose is Mauro Cafe. I met up with Emily this morning, who invited me in to check out their breakfast. Perfect Brioche Buns… …Scrambled Eggs… …Smoked Salmon, with Cucumbers… …two runny poached eggs… …and a choice of fruit or salad. They also have a full lunch menu, weekend brunch, and dinner on […]

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Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes

July 15, 2014
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I usually bake my sweet potatoes in large batches, but in the summertime, I choose to ignore the oven. Crockpot, who knew you were my year-round buddy?  Scrub the potatoes clean, pierce them with a fork, wrap in foil, and slow cook on low for 6-8 hours. Eat with maple butter… …or mash it up! […]

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Don’t Worry Be Happy

July 14, 2014
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Does anyone want to punch me in the face right now for writing that?  The truth is, we all have our bad days.  I usually allow myself to wallow for a while, but when I’m ready to cheer up, I am often left with the feeling of “How?” Lately, I started making a list of […]

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