I’m planning to travel more this year–a LOT more. All that travel’s gonna take money and one of the ways I’m saving money is by preparing most of my meals at home. I’ve shared a few of my favorite recipes here before and I’m happy to say I’ve found a new favorite: Tuscan vegetable soup. Continue reading
For the Record is a look back at the week that was: I share my current obsessions, weekend plans, and other snapshots from a life in progress.
It’s been raining all week, a storm that’s been dubbed the “Pineapple Express” is blowing through the West Coast, we’re heading into the shortest and darkest days on the calendar, and I’m chomping at the bit for a few days in sunny L.A. Most wonderful time of the year? Not quite. So tonight, I’m cheering myself up by watching some Christmas movies, dancing around my living room to Beyoncé’s 7/11, and eating a hot and spicy bowl of the easiest (and tastiest) homemade chili I’ve had in a while because, baby, it’s cold (and wet) outside. Continue reading
I’m cheap, I love good food, I’m not a great cook, and I need to lose some weight, so when I stumbled onto this recipe for chickpea salad–inexpensive, tasty, quick, and healthful–I knew I’d found a winner. Continue reading