“LET THEM EAT CAKE!”… A (True) Wedding Story

 

CAKE, GLORIOUS CAKE!

CAKE, GLORIOUS CAKE!

I recently attended an awesome, quaint and fun wedding in the countryside (a briar to be exact) in upstate New York. The setting was perfect, the guests had great energy and the vibe was awesome (but then again the bride and groom are awesome folks, so it was to be expected)…. 

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Roasted Beets

Never Miss a Beet

Good old beets. Pretty, huh? You either love them or you hate them. It’s just one of those things. Like Marmite. I fell in love with beets years ago when I first had them over a frisee salad with goat cheese and a red wine herb vinaigrette. I remember thinking the colors were so pretty…. 

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A Community Farm with SWAG!

April 22nd was Earth Day, and I got to do something very different and karmically good in honor of our lovely planet. The huz and I hung out with some oh so down to earth (pun intended) folks and kiddies at an urban farm in Newark, NJ. I know you’re probably thinking, “Newark, NJ?”… and YES:… 

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SMOOTHIE OPERATOR PT. 2: THE ZEN EDITION

A lot of you may not know this, but I am an avid yogi. I practice daily and happen to be friends with one of the coolest, most badass yoginis I know.

Potato Gnocci in Roasted Garlic Tomato Sauce

I Did It All For The Gnocchi!

Who doesn’t love pasta??? No one comes to mind when I ask myself that rhetorical question. After all, what’s not to love? it’s chewy, al dente deliciousness with the sauce of your choice gracing it while the flavors of seasonings and/or fresh herbs swirl around your tongue giving you that “mmm hmmm”