Fall Update

Once again, I have been shirking my blogging duties. Well, folks, I'm afraid that might become a regular occurrence. Due to my hectic work schedule I am not nearly as available to write as much as I'd like. However, this does not mean that I am not focused on my love of the culinary world. …

The Latest Calendar

Last night's City Harvest "Bid Against Hunger" charity auction topped the charts! An evening with Tyler Florence (dinner for six) went for $7,000. Yikes! No I wasn't the lucky bidder. Funds flowed like champagne, and talented chefs worked their usual divine magic. Such artists included Francois Payard, Philippe Bertineau, Tyler Florence, Tony Esnault, Eric Ripert, …

Lazy Summer Sun

Soon, I'll be leaving the Pacific Northwest's lovely summer days to head off to my new life in the great, big, juicy apple. But first, I want to make the most of my time with friends and food (of course) while at my present home. 'Cause everyone knows good food in New York is just …

NEW YORK CITY!?!

OK, so first of all, I must confess that I am the worst blogger ever, since I have really been shirking my responsibilities and not writing everyday like I so really did plan to do when I first started this shindig. I do apologize, especially since I was in New York wandering the streets in …

Par-tay!

So sorry, once again, for the delay. This year has already proven to be a busy one. But, alas, I must not abandon my blogging duties. As I write this, the plane in which I am seated is whisking me off to New York for a week and a half, where I am determined to …

Family

For the past ten days, my grandmother (Nana) has been visiting me. Although I don't live very close to my family, I speak with them every weekend and correspond by e-mail everyday. I try to keep in touch, although life often gets in the way. I would love to live closer, but for now, this …