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Bakeries Galore

In Favorite Places To Shop, Los Angeles Places to Shop On November 16, 2012 0 Comments

Bakeries are popping up all over Los Angeles and have taken desserts to a new level. Gone are the days of terrible store bought baked goods with sugary… Read More »

Fromage Fine Foods and Coffee

In Connecticut Places to Shop, Favorite Places To Shop On November 14, 2012 0 Comments

Wow! This is a really amazing gourmet foods store that I was pleasantly surprised to find in a non-descript strip mall on the the Post road. What a… Read More »

Native Foods

In Los Angeles Restaurant Reviews, Restaurant Reviews On November 14, 2012 0 Comments

Very delicious vegan food with a nice atmosphere, friendly service and not expensive. I was a macrobiotic for years and used to love this kind of food but… Read More »

The Corner Door

In Los Angeles Restaurant Reviews, Restaurant Reviews On November 14, 2012 0 Comments

Great to have another cool spot to go in the neighborhood for a drink and a bite. The food we had was yummy but very rich, swimming in… Read More »

Thai Vegetable Curry

In Entrees, Recipes On November 14, 2012 0 Comments

There is something about curries the Thai way that are beyond yummy with their slow burning heat tempered by smooth and creamy coconut milk which is the base… Read More »

Cast iron is the original non-stick pan

In Cooking Tools & Gadgets On November 14, 2012 0 Comments

I was lucky enough to inherit three of them from my mother’s collection when she passed away, having asked her for them years ahead. After all, with three… Read More »

Braised Short Ribs

In Entrees, Recipes On November 5, 2012 1 Comment

It is getting quite chilly here on the East coast it’s time for something warm and comforting such as these short ribs braised for a couple hours and… Read More »

Pasta Avest

In Connecticut Restaurant Reviews, Restaurant Reviews On November 4, 2012 0 Comments

We are on the hunt for a good salad in the area having been accustomed to excellent salads in L.A. I know it’s a hard act to follow… Read More »

White Bean and Vegetable Soup with Pesto

In Recipes, Soups On November 3, 2012 0 Comments

This is the time of year for warming soups and this one is chock full of vegetables which really could be anything you have on hand. Remember a… Read More »

Hurricane Sandy Brownies

In Desserts, Recipes On October 29, 2012 0 Comments

I guess since we are stuck here for the duration we decided to make the best of things. I made do with the staples we have on hand… Read More »