Taste & Create: Strapatsada

I was lucky enough to be paired up with Mediterranean Cooking in Alaska for this month’s edition of Taste and Create, which gave me a ton of choices. I must’ve printed out a dozen or so recipes before deciding on this one. And they all sounded so awesome that the only reason I ultimately decided […]


I know, I know…I’ve been neglecting my little blog. But May has been a month of one activity after another with little time to breathe in between, let alone blog. I have so many things to talk to you all about – the farmers markets, the Apron Gala, a bunch of restaurant reviews and events […]

Farm Fresh and Local Produce 5/9/09

Wow, I’m such a slacker. I’ve spent so much time doing stuff to write about (cooking, going to events, eating out) and planning to write that I never actually got around *to* writing. Sorry about that, folks. I’ll do my best to get caught up. I got up bright and early on Saturday morning to […]

Event: Taste of the Independents 2009

May is definitely a busy month for foodies, with several events all taking place within days of each other. The first of these we attended was last Thursday’s Taste of the Independents, an annual fundraiser that benefits Dine Originals Columbus. We were lucky enough to attend last year, so we’ve been looking forward to it […]

Farm Fresh and Local Produce 5/2/09

With none of the farmers markets “officially” open for the season yet, I was expecting the markets today to be mainly for plant starts with little else. Imagine my surprise when I found that waking up early was worth it today, as a lot of farmers were out in force at both the North Market […]