SHF23: Jewish Apple Cake

This month’s Sugar High Friday, hosted by Alannna of A Veggie Venture,┬ásurprised me when she announced the theme: “The theme for September’s Sugar High Friday is … ta da … Surprise Inside. Let the creative juices flow! What’s your inside surprise, a secret ingredient? a chocolate-covered raspberry? an almond in rice pudding? a gush of […]

Columbus Events 9/22/06 to 9/28/06

This week is a quiet one for Columbus events, enjoy the lull in the action and check out some of the farmer’s markets this weekend, since the growing season is coming to an end soon! — September is the month for cultural festivals, and coming up on Saturday the 23rd is the India Festival at […]

Childhood Food Memories Meme

This is an old meme, but I just ran across it while reading the archives of Danno’s Cook’s Journal blog. The point of the meme is to give 5 childhood food memories. Here are mine. 1. Helping Opa (grandfather) plant and tend the backyard garden, in the middle of summer. Remembering the squishy feel of […]

Weekend Dog Blogging #52

Weekend Dog Blogging is an event held by Cate of Sweetnicks, and today is my first time participating. She posts a round-up of all participants every Sunday night, so be sure to check it out! Here’s Sadie in her usual spot, curled up on the leather chair in my den. She looks slightly annoyed because […]

Weekend Cat Blogging #67

Here is my first effort at getting involved in some of the weekly blog events. With two cats and two dogs, this seemed like a logical choice. This week, the event is being hosted by Here’s Frankie, curled up on his favorite spot in our bedroom – the perch on the window above our […]

Friday Round Up 9/15/06

I found another Columbus food blogger at The Holy Crepe! Cool..I wonder how many of us are out here? Maybe one day there will be enough of us to have a Columbus (or Ohio?) Food Blogger Picnic or Potluck or something. — I really want to try this recipe for Schmarren (German Omelet). It sounds […]

Columbus Events 9/15/06 to 9/21/06

This weekend is the Columbus Maennerchor Oktoberfest – offering German music, food, beverages and more. Friday 5pm to midnight, Saturday 3pm to midnight, and Sunday noon to 6pm. Admission is $6 on Friday and Saturday, and free on Sunday. The Maennerchor is at 966 S. High St. Call 614-444-3531 for more information. — Every Saturday […]

Event: Taste the Future 2006

Last night was the 18th Annual Taste the Future 2006 event, and Paul and I were lucky enough to bbe able to attend. We definitely weren’t disappointed. Amazing food. Amazing atmosphere. And the chance for us to try tons of things we’ve never had the opportunity to try before. For example, the seared (but mostly […]

Friday Round Up 9/8/06

Benjamin Christie offers some great advice to new bloggers or those looking to increase their visibility and traffic in his Food Blog Aggregator and Content Syndication article. Lots of good pointers and links to places to submit your food blog. — Livin’ La Vida Low-Carb brings up an interesting discussion in the article Obesity: A […]