GLOSSING OVER IT

fiction. fashion. food. frivolity.

Perspective from a Picture Book

One of the true delights of being a parent to a young child is reading picture books. It’s fun to read favorites from my own childhood like Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Caps for Sale, and pretty much anything by Dr. Seuss. But it’s even more fun to discover new authors and illustrators. Yesterday […]

Crock Pot Recipe: West African Spicy Peanut Stew

I love to cook, but lately finding the time between work, writing and parenting has been a challenge. Enter, crock pot.  I’ve been trying out a lot of crock pot recipes lately for weeknight dinners. I prep the ingredients the night before, after my son is in bed, and stick them in a ziplock bag […]

Last night I set my dinner on fire

Yes, it’s true. I debated whether or not to tell you. After all, I publish recipes on this site. But, as someone who battles perfectionism, I think it’s important to share imperfections. So there it is. Some days I interview pastry chefs. Some days I visit award-winning artisanal farms. Some days I spend 8 hours […]

Pin This: A Revisionist Recipe

The succulent vegetables and fluffy rice in the photos seem about as attainable as your pre-pregnancy pants.

  • The Debutante Ball

     photo 61b869ae-42e5-42ee-bd39-74b05dad7bc7_zps00e9d054.jpg

    Grab the Deb badge by copying the code!

  • My Etsy Shop

  • Categories