Passover at Canter’s

April 16, 2014

I can’t believe it’s been 4 years since we’ve eaten at Canter’s… …after seeing it on the Mad Men premiere, the seed was planted. I thought it’d be fun to go for Passover… …plus I’m still sick, and really wanted Matzo Ball Soup. This is the Mish Mosh, which comes with Bagel Chips, Rice, Noodles… […]

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Newmami Burger

March 27, 2014

Oh, Umami Burger – it’s been too long – far too long! There are some new things on the menu since our last visit in September, including a new vegetarian option – “The Sloppy Mami,” a vegetarian take on the Sloppy Joe with lentils, mushrooms, tomatoes, cream, cheddar, onion, and jalapeños. Delicious, and indeed MESSY. […]

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The Gorbals

September 8, 2013

During the summer I won Ms. In the Biz’s July Mixer Giveaway – a $150 Gift Certificate to eat at The Gorbals. I’ve sous-chefed for this restaurant before at Plate by Plate, saw Sun Sisters in the same building, and had Sam/John do a guest post about the KTCHN DTLA brunch, but this was my […]

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Podcast 11 – Tamlyn Tomita

August 27, 2013
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In 1986, Tamlyn Tomita was my idol (and Joy’s too – as evidenced by this video). She still is!  And I got her on the phone for The Actor’s Diet Podcast #11.  You can listen below, on iTunes, or Stitcher. Here’s the recipes we talk about in the episode – straight from Tamlyn! Ramen Burger (via […]

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Los Angeles to Flagstaff

April 3, 2013

We are actually NOT driving along Route 66, but our paths have crossed a few times today! 9 hours of driving, fueled by 44 ounces of Diet Dr. Pepper… …and a veggie burger with caramelized onions, sautéed mushrooms + super crispy fries… …shared with my husband of 10 years! The service + food at Juicy’s […]

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