Afternoon Delight

September 7, 2013

When I was a kid, I’d watch films over and over, but now I rarely see them more than once – and hardly ever in the theater, let alone in the same week… …Afternoon Delight was so delightful, I took Christy to The Landmark for a matinee screening on Friday, even though Abe and I […]

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September 6, 2013

We met up with Joy on Thursday night to see The Grandmaster at The Arclight… …it made me think of my dad, and wonder a little more about who he was when this picture was taken (even though he was just a baby dude). I didn’t have any popcorn at the theater, but there was […]

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Quinn Popcorn

August 23, 2013

Sometimes I just want a bag of popcorn for dinner. Spotted Quinn at Marshall’s the other day and was intrigued… …decided to skip the pour-on canola. LA Food and Wine is tonight and I’m going to eat enough oil in the next 24 hours to light Hanukkah 2013. Also, I’m actually fond of dry popcorn. […]

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Young Adults

July 21, 2013

We did some very grownup things on Saturday… …the first half was spent looking at potential homes for friends who are on the East Coast… …I munched on this Paleta Peanut Butter Cranberry bar while driving around. Stopped by Scoops, where I sampled some Red Velvet Oreo and Maple Bacon gelato… …then got twin cones […]

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Cookbooks and Popcorn

July 16, 2013

Help! I’m looking for tried-and-true recipes. Ones that feed a huge crew, and aren’t too complicated. Been consulting books over breakfast, from the classics… …to new ones introduced to me by family and friends. Also been watching cooking shows for inspiration – like the latest episode of The Pioneer Woman. (Julius was NOT impressed.) He […]

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