Category Archives: San Francisco

Plum Tart with a late start

I don’t know where the time went this year, but sometimes, you just need to sit back, relax, and make a tart to let it all settle. That exactly what I did when fall came about and my whirlwind of … Continue reading

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Welsh Rarebit, an English Breakfast, and a top notch girlfriend(maybe?)

Look at him. He is so intently starting at something. But what could it be? It’s not me, I can assure you (I am the photographer you dirty minded people! and its early in the morning! and on a Saturday … Continue reading

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Yosemite and Gourmet Fruit and Nut Bars

When most people think of camping, they think of two things. Either you are a hard-core back-country aficionado, who packs in and out all of their food, wares, water, and sleeps amongst the rocks and twigs underneath their tent on … Continue reading

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The ideal fall recipe: Tomatillo and Pork Stew

To me, there is nothing better than the fall. If I were in Chicago or London, the leaves would be falling on the ground (rather than whipping past my head down Nob Hill at 30 to 50 mph in the … Continue reading

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F is for Friday…no wait… French

The Brit and I always agree to disagree about our Friday dinner. His idea of relaxing is going out for (insert cheap and tasty ethnic food genre here) and mine is to cook a tasty meal at home. If we … Continue reading

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A Simple Summer Stew

This past weekend was very different from those over my last few weeks. It was sunny. It was unbelievably unplanned. It was, for the most part, calm, included my trip to the market for the first time in a month. … Continue reading

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There is STILL Courgette. Everywhere: Courgette Carbonara

What can I say. I have no excuse. Its been a month. A month of pure mayhem! Visitors. Plans outside of work. Weddings. Traveling. Cooking. Running. Keeping up with people. But most importantly, its been a month of courgettes. Zucchini. … Continue reading

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