Tag Archives: healthy food

Accidentally Awesome

Sometimes the very best things begin as accidents. Like tonight’s dinner. I planned to make Whole Living’s mushroom, spinach and scallion tart. But, I didn’t have scallions on hand and forgot to defrost the phyllo dough. Ugh! So, I improvised. … Continue reading

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Cheery Christmas Cocktail Party!

Our annual Christmas cocktail party! Note: not one of the hors d’oeuvres is wrapped in bacon. Healthy yum-yum! ON THE MENU: Fresh pinapple and rustic pears Mixed nuts Brown sugar & sea salt pretzels Walnut & blue cheese spread White bean dip … Continue reading

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no, you pull MY daisy!

First off, and to mend ourselves up a bit after last night’s tequila-and-beer decadence, we grubbed at Local—a Silver Lake neighborhood favorite, with local, organic fare. Snapped this pic of Ana and Mark but didn’t manage get of the whole … Continue reading

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Out of the Nest Fest – 2010

The setting: The Palace at Silver Lake, Los Angeles, Calif. The time: Thanksgiving Day 2010 The event: Out of the Nest Fest (weird, Gen-X holiday) The characters: Ana: The Hostess with the Mostest Mark: Mr. Mellow Kim: The Pastry Princess … Continue reading

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(…drum roll…) They Accepted!

That’s right! We may very soon be bona fide homeowners! Home inspection is scheduled for Tuesday and that’s probably when it’ll feel even more real. As you can see, Chris is particularly excited.   We celebrated with mom’s yummy turkey chili … Continue reading

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