Oct 072012

Clinton Street Bakery Pancakes

These not-so-ordinary pancakes come from the Clinton St. Baking Company Cookbook – a gift I received from Mike two Christmases ago when I first moved to the city and lived on St. Marks Place. Since…Continue Reading

Dec 112011

Baked Pumpkin Oatmeal

I’ve seen baked oatmeal – sometimes called “boatmeal” – mentioned on blogs for a while now. With half of a can of pumpkin left after making my scrumptious baked bean cornbread casserole, this morning seemed like…Continue Reading

Nov 112011

Happy Anniversary, Banana

It’s been one year since we met again, and this time I finally fell in love. Yes, I’m talking to you, bananas. Ever since I can remember, I desperately tried to like bananas. Once or twice…Continue Reading

Nov 042011

Bed and Breakfasts

One of my favorite things about bed and breakfasts, is of course, the breakfast. Last spring, Mike surprised tried to surprise me with a weekend getaway. He told me to keep a particular weekend free because…Continue Reading

Oct 142011

Apple Season

My family and I went apple picking last weekend. Let’s just say that will be the last time I go apple picking for at least five years. Without little kids, it just isn’t worth walking…Continue Reading