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Hello friends. Two things to share with you today: If you’ve ever clicked on that nice orange button on the top right over there, the one that should open a page where you can subscribe easily to Words to Eat By, you may have noticed that, um, it didn’t work. Well, it does now. Subscribe […]
As if we need more proof that rolled dough is my nemesis. The second round came out marginally better. And regardless of looks, they tasted pretty darn good. My fave: Nutella & raspberry. Harry’s fave: green sparkling sugar, tons of it. Anyone care to guess where I went wrong? I suspect I let the dough […]
Stephen and I had a daytime date today, lunch at Mario Batali’s Del Posto. It was a lot like eating in a snooty hotel in Florence. Here’s why: The room itself. Oh my god, the room. Big, soaring staircases. Signage in Italian (“guardaroba” instead of “cloakroom”). Marble everywhere. Curtains so overembellished they’d make Scarlett O’Hara […]
A brief digression from all the food talk, if you’ll allow… In today’s New York Times, there’s a profile of lactation consultant Freda Rosenfeld. She is a goddess, people. This is the woman who, after four previous LCs couldn’t figure out what Harry and I were doing wrong, was able to fix our problems. To […]
You read that right, my friends. I’m writing a cookbook! I’ve been hinting at it for a while now, but I’d been advised to be prudent and wait until the contract was finalized. Well, I’ve got the contract and it’s official: Parents Need to Eat Too: 150+ Simple, Healthy Recipes for Sleep Deprived, Frazzled New […]