For several years now, Lance and I have wanted to do a pizza tour in NYC. There were two factors which kept us hesitant: First, we weren’t sure we wanted to do such a ‘touristy’ thing. Tours are for people in places they don’t go to often. A city you frequent multiple times over the … More A Self-Made Pizza Tour of NYC
As a thank you for my planning our family cruise, my family bought me the Boos Block table I had my eye on since I took that King Arthur class last May. They’re the best.* *I mean my family, but the table is the best, too! I tend to keep new things boxed up for … More My Boos Block
I’m sure this is of no surprise to you, but I have a running list of bakeries across Jersey to visit.* However, the unpredictable and ridiculous temperatures of Jersey these days have me in a state of refusal to step outside of my comfy, cozy little home in order to seek out new delights.** *I … More Pie Lady Cafe, Moorestown
You guys know how I love my Chemex, right? Well, this happened a few months ago… I was heartbroken.* *And the worst part is, it was totally my fault. I couldn’t even blame the dog. This created the need to find an alternative for my daily brewing method because, contrary to what my Chemex post … More French Press V Chemex V Old School
Today’s Four For Friday is completely food and drink based–and I love it. 1. Coffee Did you know, the smell of coffee alone can wake up your brain? Neither did I…until I read this article. I’ve been trying to learn a little more about the nitty gritty of this stuff I love so much. I’ll … More Four for Friday!
There are recipes I’ve found in some of my newer cookbooks which make me laugh. Recipes for the simplest things like baked potato, sauteed broccolini, roasted asparagus, roasted tomatoes… Now, I don’t knock anyone who doesn’t know how to do any of these things*, but at this point in our technological age, I feel like … More Make it Monday! Roasted Veggies
Jersey Girl Cafe has a special spot in my heart. It is one of the first places I visited when I began to really indulge in my love for food. Though they offer breakfast*, lunch, and dinner, Jersey Girl is most often our go to when we want a good breakfast.** *All day long! **But … More Jersey Girl Cafe, Hamilton
I’ve debated on how to start this first post after a three month break from blogging. I considered bombarding you with the nitty gritty details of my departure. I mentally strewed together a rant on all the wrongs with society and life. But instead, I’ll say this… I left without warning, and for that, I’m … More Four for Friday!
While en route to Asbury Park* for our second beach excursion this summer*, Hubby decided he wanted to search for a comic book. Comic book stores tend to be few and far between, so our first detour led us to Red Bank and Jay and Silent Bob’s Secret Stash***. *Note to self, Asbury Park on a … More Coffee Coral, Red Bank
Red potatoes are how I first knew I loved food in more than an I-love-you-because-you-keep-me-alive kind of way. Growing up, potatoes in general were my go to answer to “If you could only eat one thing for the rest of your life, what would it be?” In fact, I think I told this to one … More The Red Potato