Monthly Archives: July 2011

Meatball-a-Palooza at The Meatball Shop

For a restaurant that I didn’t know existed a little over a month ago, I’ve now eaten at The Meatball Shop a lot (whereby a lot means three times). And, while I’m predisposed to love any restaurant that serves two … Continue reading

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Chocolate Ice Cream with a Raspberry Swirl

Last week I wrote about hearing Jeni of Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams speak and getting her cookbook, Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams at Home. This week, it’s all about the ice cream I made from it. The highlight of Jeni’s recipes … Continue reading

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Jeni of Splendid Ice Cream Fame

Last week, I went to an ice cream making demo at Brooklyn Kitchen with Jeni Britton Bauer of Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream. Jeni is a fast moving blur in 100% of my pictures. The event was at The Brooklyn Kitchen/The … Continue reading

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Root Beer Root Beer Float

I bought a third kitchen appliance. It’s a SodaStream, one of those machines that carbonates water. It is amazing. You put water in the bottle. You put the bottle in the fridge. When it is cold, you screw the bottle … Continue reading

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The next best think to moving into Powell’s Book Store

Has it past the point where I can still get away with gushing about my epic vacation? Yes? Well, too bad. It has been the longest week leading up to this three-day weekend, so I’m going to reminisce by introducing … Continue reading

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