Strawberry Walnut Chocolate Chunk Ice Cream

Last summer, summer 2011, was the summer of wedding planning (also known as The Pit). I spent all my free time hunkered down in there, absorbed in the constant tasks of ceremony details, caterers, jazz bands, invitations, favors, showers, guest…

Chocolate Truffle Cookies

I’ve been spending a lot of time lately planning a move. It’s not a tragedy, I know. It’s just one of those things that requires work, much like finding a job or learning a new skill—you have to deal with…

it doesn’t get old

I think the next time someone asks me what’s so great about blogging, I’m going to say it’s pretty simple: the same things that are great about life. By that, of course I’ll partly mean the food and partly the…