Category Archives: Desserts

Told you I had more ice cream up my sleeve

Last month I traveled to Vermont – a trip, for once, with no work component. And ever since I was a teenager I’ve wanted to tour the Ben & Jerry’s factory. So we took a break from our brewery-filled schedule … Continue reading

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Pickles and ice cream I’ve heard of…but pickle ice cream?

Last weekend I met a long-distance friend for dinner in Washington, D.C. Dinner itself was just standard Thai, but we stopped at Rosa Mexicano for dessert, because they had an ice cream festival! So here is the spread: To the … Continue reading

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You can barely see the green stuff, but it’s there!

Well, it isn’t very pretty, but here is a picture of a zucchini brownie from the batch I made yesterday. I’ve been meaning to try it for ages, there was an impromptu dessert party, and I already was baking with … Continue reading

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If this is what food’s like in suburban California I’m moving there tomorrow.

This last California post has been a long time coming – that was two months ago! I wanted to devote some time to writing this one and it just never came. So now here it is. Haven Gastropub in Pasadena. … Continue reading

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Travel Series: California Edition (belated)

Finally going to try to get through the backlog from California. The rest of the backlog will just get to serve as filler whenever I’m not eating much good stuff this fall. So the reason I was in California was, … Continue reading

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Even more squash…and pie

Forgot I had this pic. It’s not homemade, it’s from the Tortilla Press stand at the Collingswood farm market. Squash blossom quesadilla: Also, as a bonus, the market had a peach pie contest, and the pies were so beautiful I … Continue reading

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So a food blogger went to California…

…and all she brought back was this lousy t-shirt. Just kidding, it’s very early here as I wait for my shuttle back to the airport and my wit is Not On. Anyway, I’ve been in Southern California for a wedding … Continue reading

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