I’ve always wanted to…

Daily Prompt. Is there something you’ve always wanted to do, but never got around to starting (an activity, a hobby, or anything else, really)? Tell us about it — and tell us about what’s keeping you from doing it. Surprisingly, there are a couple of things that that I’ve always wanted to do. I wouldn’t […]

Mr. Doughnut & Ms. Croissant are parents!

Happy belated first birthday, baby Cronut! Pastry Chef, Dominique Ansel is a GENIUS! If you’re not drooling yet, you have a serious problem. Perhaps a bigger problem if you aren’t visiting or residing in NYC anytime soon. The only legit Cronut is sold here and only here. So there, now my NY friends have something […]

Pesto!

Broccoli pesto Ingredients: Broccoli (fresh or frozen) Basil (fresh or dry) Olive Oil Shaved and sliced almonds Garlic (peeled and chopped) Sour Cream or Ricotta Cheese (Low Fat or Regular) Sea Salt Step 1: Boil broccoli in water until it is cooked. (about 1 cup should make enough pesto for 2 servings) Step 2: Add broccoli […]

Small talk sucks

I wish I can carry the game “21 questions” around. Really. Not sure if it actually exists. Index cards will do. Cards filled  with riveting, open-ended questions, perhaps even bloggable. The game would elicit naturally interesting and more meaningful conversation than your average, monotonous, mundane, dreary, small talk.                 […]

DIY

Yesterday was my friend’s graduation party and she had this brilliant (but difficult) idea to make a Photo Booth area with a back drop and props, etc. The space she rented for the party did not allow any tape or nails or anything to be put on the walls. This was a challenge. I said, […]