Archive for November, 2008

Now to clarify I can’t really claim it’s the perfect recipe for cooking a turkey, but it’s come out nice 2 years in a row without any complaints. Each time, I freak out about how long it’s taking and worry it’s not going to be done in time for dinner, but it always came out […]


I didn’t get a chance to take a picture of the bird before it was cut! This is the one shot I snuck in before it was carved entirely. Thanksgiving this year was fantastic. It was my second Thanksgiving, learned a lot from last year, still repeated some mistakes – I always underestimate the time […]


So I couldn’t help myself – I had to post this great light bean salad before I forget and get lost in Thanksgiving-land. This one is really quick, simple and incredibly healthy. Ingredients: 1 can of cooked 4 bean mix (contains small kidney beans, garbanzo beans, lima beans, haricot/white bean) (*note* you can just cook […]


I am generally not a fan of sugar cookies. The ones I usually come across are smothered with frosting or look too cakey. The only sugar cookies I do like are from Diddy Riese in LA, and only because I get the snickerdoodles with cookies and cream ice cream in it. These came pretty good, […]


Hey everyone, Sorry for the lack of posts lately. I’ve been really busy preparing for Thanksgiving and lots of freelance work to catch up on. And… there’s been some drama at the house. Last year’s Thanksgiving drama was that my dining room table that I had ordered just in time arrived without legs. We ended […]


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06Nov08

I have been pretty busy with quite a few things. work for one thing has been incredibly busy. then I was planning the trip to palm cove/great barrier reef/daintree rainforest. then I was on the trip. and now that I’m back, I’m slowly getting back into the pace of things. I have something planned to […]