Monthly Archives: September 2010

New Orleans City Guide + Local Pairing

Well hello there, friends. I’ve missed you! Summer has come and gone but suddenly REAL summer has arrived. The Indian Summer we here in San Francisco have all been waiting for. Last week, I spent an amazing weekend with girlfriends … Continue reading

Posted in city guide, food music blog, Local Pairings, Musical Pairings, new orleans, travels | 8 Comments

Pan-Roasted Cod with Chanterelles: Fall is Here!

Fall is such a lovely time to cook, don’t you think? Fall marks the beginning (and the end, I suppose, depending on how you look at it). For me, Fall holds a special place–when my favorite fruits and vegetables are … Continue reading

Posted in chanterelles, cod, Fall, food music blog, mushrooms, Musical Pairings, Saveur | 5 Comments

Old Journals and Salmon and Cilantro Ceviche

The other day, I opened up a leatherbound journal that I had updated over the course of my last two years of college and first year out of college. I started the journal to document my experiences studying abroad and … Continue reading

Posted in Ceviche, cilantro, falling cloudberries, food music blog, Latin, Musical Pairings, salmon | 2 Comments

Homemade Spaghetti with Mussels, Leeks, Fennel and Lemon

It has taken me a long time to break down some of my biases. I will not lie: I am quick to judge. So when I first tasted fennel, I spit it out and did not look back for a … Continue reading

Posted in fennel, fettucine, food music blog, fresh pasta, leeks, lemon, Musical Pairings, mussels | 3 Comments

One September, When We Got Married: 9.12.09

I married him. On a field. In the middle of wine country. We had a great dance party with our families and our friends. I didn’t eat a lot (even though I had really hoped to). I ate a sub … Continue reading

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Lemon-Rosemary Focaccia: A Love Story

It came to my realization that while I share a lot of my personal life on this blog in the context of eating and traveling–I don’t talk much about my life outside of my two favorite hobbies (it does exist!). … Continue reading

Posted in focaccia, food music blog, homemade bread, lemon, Musical Pairings, rosemary | 11 Comments

Grilled Scallops and Nectarines with Corn and Tomato Salad; Hoarding Mode

It’s hard to believe that summer has come and gone and nearly a year has passed since Matt and I got married. Almost one whole year! A year of being a wife and enjoying the benefits of the kitchen-oriented wedding … Continue reading

Posted in corn, food music blog, Heirloom tomatoes, Musical Pairings, nectarines, scallops, summer | 9 Comments