Archive for the ‘food’ Category

i&amm: brown sugar brussels.

over thanksgiving a few months ago, my mom whipped up a feast of a meal. a true hostess, everything looked perfect, down to the warming chambers she bought specifically for the event: while almost everything pictured was homemade, there’s one thing my mother insists on buying — a brown sugar glazed ham, to which no […]

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i&amm: oven roasted chicken.

last week, i tried something i’ve never done before: roasting a whole chicken. i’m not sure why it never dawned on me to do. perhaps because the connotation that comes with an entire chicken elicits thoughts of necessitating an entire family — or in my case, one very hungry girl. what was most convenient was […]

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monday funday.

unlike most people who dread mondays, its arrival for me was very much welcomed. with ‘late show’ on hiatus for two weeks and my work day (or night rather) not beginning until 7:00 pm, i was free to sleep in with zero obligations looming. when i leisurely woke up at 11:00 am, i was met […]

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i&amm: crepes.

during my freshman year at the academy, my french class had an end of the year fete to which each student brought a french treat. while others opted for the easy route, bringing orangina or cheese, i, always the overachiever, decided to make and bring 20 homemade crepes. this endeavor was undertaken by myself and […]

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