Beyond the Kitchen

This is 35.

I’m trying to think back to my 18th birthday.  Was there a pinata?  I hope so. I’ve never been one to have my life planned out year by year. There was never the plan that I’d finish college (at all,…

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Shrimp Tempura Sushi Burritos

Sushi Burritos:  an exercise in making my own dreams come true.  Also within the category of being my own dream maker:  making short ribs (really any ribs at all), making angel food cake (it as fluffy as dreams), and jelly-filled…

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Beyond the Kitchen

Let It Be Sunday!

Hey friends!  Welcome to it! I hope this weekend finds you happy and well, having napped, cocktailed, or baconed at least once so far.   I have a big birthday coming up this week and I’ve been thinking a lot about…

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Beyond the Kitchen

Let It Be Sunday!

You know what you can do in New Orleans?  You can walk down the street, walking a dog that is not yours, drinking a beer in a koozie, wearing purple pants, at sunset, like a civilized human being, amen.  These…

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Beyond the Kitchen

Let It Be Sunday!

Good morning friends.  Welcome to the best day of the week!  I hope you’re weekending well.  It’s May and I feel like people are starting to ease into lazy outdoor weekends and I’m thankful for it.  I’ve got a light…

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