Lasagna: I’ve Conquered Thee!

I have a confession to make: I'm 30 years old, and I've never made lasagna...until now.For all you vegetarians and kosher people out there, it's cheese lasagna, no meat included.The reason I never attempted to make this dish in years past is because it intimidated me!My mom would complain constantly about how long it takes [...]

By | 2014-04-06T01:59:54+00:00 September 19th, 2010|Food, recipes|Comments Off on Lasagna: I’ve Conquered Thee!

Chocolate Snaps: An Old Friend From the 80’s.

Last night I had a dream about these cat cookies I used to eat when I was a kid. They were in a red box as small as a box of animal crackers. I realized what I had to do, I had to find them! So I turned to my friend, Google, who rarely lets [...]

By | 2014-04-06T12:12:06+00:00 March 6th, 2010|Dream, Food|Comments Off on Chocolate Snaps: An Old Friend From the 80’s.

Vegan Cookie Giveaway at Stumptown Crunch!

Remember those amazing vegan ginger cookies I told you about? The ones my friend and fellow mama blogger Amanda made?If you don't recall, I'll remind you. These would be the cookies I'm referring to:Amanda is hosting a vegan cookie giveaway on her blog! And get this? There are several varieties of cookies to choose from! [...]

By | 2014-04-06T02:03:52+00:00 March 6th, 2010|Bloggers, Food,|1 Comment

Stumptown Crunch Baked Goods

I love getting mail. And I love eating. Those are two things I love in life. Today I got mail and then I ate! The buzzer rang this morning and I was skeptical. Who could it be? It was FedEx!So I ran downstairs with Ari and was handed this:Can you guess what was inside? I'll [...]

By | 2014-04-06T02:04:38+00:00 February 25th, 2010|Food|Comments Off on Stumptown Crunch Baked Goods

My Favorite Kosher Vegan Cookie

My friends Amanda and Jack sadly cannot eat the best cookies in the universe. So, Amanda and Jack, I would like to share with you guys a cookie that is both vegan and kosher that I adore.I'm not vegan, but one day when I was working in Manhattan (at a vet clinic in Murray Hill) [...]

By | 2014-04-06T02:06:02+00:00 February 7th, 2010|Food|Comments Off on My Favorite Kosher Vegan Cookie

The Best Cookies in The Universe

I would like to introduce you to the best cookies in the universe:My family purchases these cookies so much that Mohamed, owner of the Bodega we frequent, actually asked my dad yesterday:"Are they really that good?"Yes, Mohamed, they are really that good. What makes them so good? Well... They are crunchy and chocolaty all at [...]

By | 2014-04-06T02:06:02+00:00 February 6th, 2010|Food|Comments Off on The Best Cookies in The Universe

Francesco’s: A Child Friendly Pizzeria in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn

Sometimes, I just want a slice of pizza. I want to keep lunch simple. I don't need an elaborate sandwich or wrap (nor can I afford these things) just a good old slice. However, I have yet to find a child-friendly pizzeria. Most pizzerias in New York City that I have come across are not [...]

By | 2014-04-06T02:06:31+00:00 January 29th, 2010|Food, Reviews|Comments Off on Francesco’s: A Child Friendly Pizzeria in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn

Homemade Bread Crumbs + Chicken Breast Recipe

I enjoy cooking, but at the end of the day after caring for my toddler son, I am exhausted and I don't want to deal with multiple ingredients and complicated directions. So here's a recipe for those of you who have the same dread about turning on the oven. It even involves making your own [...]

By | 2014-04-06T02:09:04+00:00 November 14th, 2009|Food|Comments Off on Homemade Bread Crumbs + Chicken Breast Recipe