How to Make the Easiest Kettle Corn Recipe At Home

Posted by on Oct 13, 2014 | 0 comments

How to Make the Easiest Kettle Corn Recipe At Home

As much as we like to dine out, we actually enjoy cooking at home a lot.  Typically, I like to make as much of our meals and snacks from scratch as possible, including pastas, pickles (and even kimchi, coming soon), yogurt, and more. 

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Things to Eat in Austin Right Now: Fall 2014 Edition

Posted by on Sep 23, 2014 | 0 comments

Things to Eat in Austin Right Now: Fall 2014 Edition

Greet the arrival of autumn in Austin with these exciting new joints and soulful dishes from old faithfuls.

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Super Simple Paleo Chocolate Ice Cream Recipe & Cookbook Review

Posted by on Sep 15, 2014 | 0 comments

Super Simple Paleo Chocolate Ice Cream Recipe & Cookbook Review

I do Crossfit.  I also love ice cream.  And the two never conflict with one another.  There’s a common misconception that all Crossfitters eat paleo.  While I have friends that are on paleo diet, and I enjoy entertaining the idea of it, sugar, dairy, and wheat make up the foundation of my dietary pleasures. 

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Snapshots of Olamaie, New Modern Southern Kitchen in Austin with the BEST Biscuits

Posted by on Sep 8, 2014 | 0 comments

Snapshots of Olamaie, New Modern Southern Kitchen in Austin with the BEST Biscuits

It’s been a little while since I’ve felt excited about a restaurant opening in Austin.  LaV was probably the last debut that perked my interest.  But when I was invited to Olamaie’s soft opening, my heart leaped a little.

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Simple Pandan Coconut Ice Cream Recipe

Posted by on Aug 9, 2014 | 2 comments

Simple Pandan Coconut Ice Cream Recipe

A week ago, I posted a video on Instagram of pandan ice cream churning in our ice cream maker.  I received a few recipe requests, so here it is!

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Innovative Farm-to-Table Dining – Snapshots from Trace’s Summer Menu at the W Hotel in Austin

Posted by on Jul 28, 2014 | 0 comments

Innovative Farm-to-Table Dining – Snapshots from Trace’s Summer Menu at the W Hotel in Austin

Hotel food.

What goes through your mind when you hear those words?  Ask me 5 years ago and I’d answer: generic, uninspired, homogeneous.  Today, I would say that it depends on who’s in the kitchen. 

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Pizzas, Pastas & Plates: Snapshots from aRoma Italian Kitchen and Bar in Austin, Texas

Posted by on Jul 18, 2014 | 0 comments

Pizzas, Pastas & Plates: Snapshots from aRoma Italian Kitchen and Bar in Austin, Texas

A few months ago, I had a sneak peek of the then about-to-open aRoma when they offered some small bites at Mockingbird Domestics.  Since that mellow soirée, I’ve been anticipating their arrival.

This modern Italian eatery and wine bar on S. Lamar officially opened a few weeks ago.  I had the opportunity to dine there with fellow writers and bloggers.  At the media tasting, they showcased an array of reimagined offerings.  Here’s a snapshot of what we sampled.

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