Category Archives: Travel

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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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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DC travel again

Somehow I made it through college years in this city without once doing Julia’s Empanadas. It’s shameful, but was finally rectified yesterday. This was vegetarian (vegan actually I think) and had sweet potatoes, I believe black beans and maybe broccoli? … Continue reading

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Travel: DC

So I’m still not done with my backlog. But I can’t resist blogging the amazing falafel sandwich I had for lunch today. I’m in DC for work and we grabbed stuff from the food trucks in Farragut Square. I believe … Continue reading

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Travel Series: Cali

Well, I love unusual food and weird restaurants and pretentious places and holes in the wall and just about everything. My baby brother, on the other hand, was ten before he ate anything that wasn’t PB&J or a chicken nugget. … 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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