City in the Country

September 1, 2014

Ah, 3-day-weekends.  We were able to make a quick getaway from the city to hang out with Joy/Corey in the woods! Joy doubled a vegetarian recipe from Blue Apron Meals… …and fired up the grill too. Berries, a massaged kale salad… …and dessert – brought all the way from House of Pies, in the city. Banana […]

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EightyTwo and Pie

June 17, 2014

I’m a child of the 80’s… …so of course I’ve been wanting to check out EightyTwo – an arcade bar that opened downtown in March. Bummed there wasn’t Pole Position, but then again – I only remember how to play that wearing roller skates. They have a bar, but no food – so we gathered […]

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Flores and The Ladies Gunboat Society

June 14, 2014

I’m already one of The Hart and The Hunter’s biggest fans, so of course I had to see the team’s newest project – The Ladies Gunboat Society at Flores. We didn’t sit outside, but maybe next time we’ll bring Julius and do just that. Settled into a cozy booth indoors… …and ordered several things, with […]

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Bow and Truss

May 26, 2014

We headed to the Valley mid-week to celebrate our friend Erin’s birthday. Bow and Truss is a stunning space… …with beautiful food. We ordered a bunch to share – I didn’t snap too many pix because there was a large group waiting to eat… …but I will say that this (blurry) Fig Bread… …served with […]

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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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