Monthly Archives: June 2011

A Sweet Little Thank-You: Strawberry Tartelettes with Muscovado Sugar

Recipe for individual strawberry tartelettes in pâte sucrée crust with a creamy, not-too-sweet filling.View full post »

The Crisper Whisperer on Serious Eats: Blueberry Overload Coffee Cake

In the crisper this week, the perfect dessert (or breakfast!) for when you’re craving something a littleView full post »

To my fathers, from exactly where I am.

Father’s Day last year was the low point. That’s what we thought then. We visited Dad in his hospital room,View full post »

A Swedish Fetish

Umami Girl indulges her Swedish fetish with a Smörgåstårta. Don’t you wish you knew what you’d read justView full post »

48 Hours in Portland, Oregon (as Retold on Wordless Wednesday)

Photographs and super-secret restaurant recommendations from a weekend in Portland, Oregon.View full post »

Date-Night Roasted Shrimp and Asparagus on

This week the popular parenting site published a nifty little feature called 50 New Recipes from the BestView full post »

The Crisper Whisperer on Serious Eats: Vegetables on Vacation

In the crisper this week: Even if you like to put your best food forward on vacation and seek out the mostView full post »

To England, where my heart lies.

Before I had memories, I had nostalgia. I pined for other people’s memories. By 1990 I was 14, with no notableView full post »