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book reports: In the Small Kitchen [and a giveaway!]

Some cookbooks inspire you to dream of cooking; some inspire you to actually do it. Some cookbooks overflow with stories; some brim with ingredients. Some cookbooks zero in on a theme, some let their tastebuds go on a vast adventure. … Continue reading

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book reports: “On a Stick!” by Matt Armendariz

In my expanding cookbook library, there are some definite stars. For a little bit of geeky love, I bring you book reports. Because I cannot, for the life of me, write about a book without thinking of book reports of … Continue reading

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we now interrupt your regularly scheduled program

In two years in New York, I’ve become friends with some pretty amazing people. Smart, creative, ambitious. To put it simply, my friends are damn talented. So when there’s a pretty awesome deal related to their creative services, I feel … Continue reading

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busy bee cafe, raleigh, nc

Tater tots aren’t just for Napolean. On Sunday, I had what was lovingly referred by the waitress to as ‘crack tots’ at Busy Bee Cafe. For the farewell and hangover brunch after the weekend’s binge memorial activities, host Misha took … Continue reading

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The Treats Truck: A Mid-Afternoon Adventure

The Backstory A little while back, maybe a few months, I caught wind of something called 93 Plates. Without previously knowing of The Wandering Foodie, I found the idea intriguing on all parts. Doing what I often do when finding … Continue reading

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