Monthly Archives: June 2011

Momofuku Milk Bar and Super Power Fail

All the people in my project team at work have developed the super power of sort-of making things they mention in e-mails come true*. My co-worker sent out a meeting invite promising pie and fruit punch. And lo and behold, … Continue reading

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A Plethora of Picnics

What constitutes a plethora of picnics? How does three in one (Memorial Day) weekend sound? And at each picnic I went to, the first question I was asked was “did you bring ice cream?” A note: ice cream doesn’t hold … Continue reading

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Monkey Business: A Ben & Jerry’s DIY

I keep a running list of ice cream flavors I want to try making. It is comprised solely of many-stepped ice cream extravaganzas, which doesn’t do me much good when I feel like making easy, lazy ice cream. What does … Continue reading

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We interrupt your regularly scheduled program…

I’m going to be participating in the 30-for-30 challenge starting June 13th. This is a personal fashion challenge started by Kendi from Kendi Everyday in which you take a break from shopping and focus on re-mixing what you already own. … Continue reading

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Homemade Cookie Mix in a Jar (vs. the USPS)

On vacation, I stayed with a few friends in different cities. When I came back, I wanted to send them something as a thank you. Enter cookie mix in a jar: The jars are 1 liter jars from Sur la … Continue reading

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