Stop the Presses! I’m Going Barefoot in Paris

If you've read many of my posts, you know I have a bit of a crush on Ina Garten, The Barefoot Contessa. She's what inspired me out of my miserable corporate life and into...this: my happy freelance life, using all that free-freelance time to cook and write about it for ...
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Does "Vegan" Have to Be Code for "Crap"?

This morning I had an errand to run in Union Square, and knowing that the Farmer's Market is there on Mondays I didn't eat breakfast before I left the house (I lu-u-u-urvs me some breakfast, so this was a pretty big decision).

First I stopped at Bread Alone's stand, ...
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My Favorite Kitchen Tools

Last weekend I wrote about some of my favorite ingredients. Today I'm thinking about my favorite gadgets--things I use around the kitchen that make life easier, or prettier, or just better. Mind you, I'm not a big fan of gadgets in general. For years I was convinced any cook worth ...
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