Category Archives: IN THE KITCHEN

WEEKEND FOOD LOVE: honey + cinnamon broiled grapefruit.

Honey + cinnamon broiled grapefruit, otherwise known as my new favorite thing to make on the weekends. I love anything grapefruit, but broiling a Ruby Star with honey and cinnamon takes it to another level. I haven’t been much into … Continue reading

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DINNER AT MY PLACE.

First things first. I got my first whiff of fresh cilantro in almost a year! Eric scored some from his friend’s garden. Second, my healthy-dinner-at my-place details! Jamie Oliver’s Tomato Soup with pesto and caramelized onions. Salads topped with 101 … Continue reading

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THE 4-HOUR BODY + A BETTER BREAKFAST.

A few people have asked what is up with this detox. I am normally not a detox kind of person – they can be polarizing, I know – but I am glad that I randomly decided to do this with … Continue reading

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COLD SHABU SHABU + STAYING OPEN.

I have got the easiest Japanese recipe in the world that I just discovered and some dating dish. There is this blog I read regularly about dating. I love it. Ally lives in NYC and has been working her way … Continue reading

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DAILY NIBBLES DETOX DIARY: Week One, or what I have in common with Eric Clapton.

I was at a party, drinking rum-infused lemonade and eating a rice-cooker cake slathered in Nutella, when I agreed to do this detox with three other teachers. I knew little details and had never done a detox in my life, … Continue reading

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SPICED BANANA CAKE, rice cooker style.

The weekend has commenced in Japan. すご い”. I got up early for a kettleball workout, which was HARD, and am about to veg out for a while until this evening. A few of my friends and I made a … Continue reading

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WEEKEND 4月28日: It went exactly according to plan.

The planner in me loves it when things go according to plan: dinner party, tulip festival (WOW WOOOOOW JAPAN), and hiking. Sort of hiking. We got outside on a sunny day!

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