There Is No Grater Love

[Hah…that’s my lame attempt for a title.] This, my friends, is the epitome of my ability to convince myself to purchase things that are even more expensive that their non-miniaturized versions: It costs more than a Microplane zester, and more than a Microplane grater. The hilarious fact is, it took me ages to get myself […]

Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

There’s something about Super Bowl and the hoopla and the parties. I’ve never really been into it and my most in-depth participation in this old American tradition — and you can take my “in-depth participation” in football as lightly as you want — was yesterday. I probably shouldn’t tell you that aside from knowing that […]

Post-Christmas Sale at Williams-Sonoma

It is not every day you see things go on sale at Williams-Sonoma, but at this moment there are four products that are a divine addition to your cupboard. Peppermint flavored hot Chocolate, Milk Chocolate, Chocolate marshmallows, and vanilla marshmallows. I am not sure why they are only available around the holidays because fine chocolate […]

Cheese, please

{democracy:2} One thing I surely miss about Vancouver is the food, especially the variety and availability of all sorts of food from cuisines all over the world. Amen. Yumm. If you want to eat at a different restaurant each meal/day and be satisfied with the quality, I don’t think there would be a shortage of […]