Tag Archives: food

The Types of Chocolate I Keep in the House at All Times, Because You Never Know

I’ve been off work since last Friday.

You’d think this might have resulted in a plethora of blog posts, but this is the most unstructured time I’ve had in over a year, and I have been glorying in it–staying up late, reading a lot, watching movies, shopping (Just WAIT until you see the new dress I bought!), and not getting dressed until after noon. Today, I moved on to baking cookies for absolutely no reason, which I’m surprised didn’t happen sooner. I’ve never been much of a cookie baker–vastly preferring to bake cakes, breads, and brownies–but I am lately obsessed … Read the rest

Now that I Don’t Have Facebook, I Have to Find New Ways to Let the Internet Suck Up My Time

A month or so ago, Jules introduced me to 7 Minutes in Heaven with Mike O’Brien because there’s an episode featuring Kristen Wiig, who we both love (and who grew up in Rochester, because we’re just cool like that here). After I watched Wiig’s episode, which is hilarious, I had to watch the rest. They’re all pretty funny, although my other favorites are Patricia Clarkson and Elijah Wood. Honestly, it just cracks me up every single time O’Brien uses the phrase “in the closet,” which he does kind of a lot, since he and his guests are, in … Read the rest