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LOVED legos when i was little, and now stack them, as storage
play evil mad scientist while mixing drinks with this totally cute Cocktail Chemistry set
Bon Appetit's Top 10 New Restaurants for 2009 with a selected recipe from each, like this Spiced Pear Flatbreads with Goat Cheese and Mustard Cream from Woodberry Kitchen, Baltimore
love that the only thing "cooked" is the cappellini - sauce is pureed fresh, and mozzarella...
the tomato blight is taking its toll...but if you're dying to have a BLT, try it instead with...plums!
Martha's Frozen Vodka (or other liquor) bottles for your End of Summer parties
sorbetto di uva (Concord grape sorbet) ~ a favorite recipe from the upcoming issue of Gourmet Magazine
The Atlantic's 12 Foods You Should Try, including this recipe for Carolina Mustard BBQ Sauce
love the idea of this post: places to dine given certain dietary restrictions. [pictured: beet salad at craft, flatiron district, ny]
the united steak of america. i wish i could eat this.
williams-sonoma features chefs and their favorite recipes...i like benjamin ford's blue maxx breakfast skillet (with a recipe for hollandaise sauce, too)
holy cow. Martha makes a cupcake that looks like wood grain. i have no idea what "theme" party this would be for...
how making sorbet is, apparently, like navigating to get there ~ Strawberry Sorbet
i am having a popsicle episode. only 3 ingredients for these raspberry yogurt pops form martha
how a restaurant can render one speechless: Mori Sushi in West LA (pictured: mackerel sushi)
if it were me, i'd throw some bottled ranch dressing on pasta. ok not really. I'd try Tom Douglas's Mac and Cheese Pasta with Homemade Buttermilk Dressing
recipe for Sizzling Bacon in Shot Glasses with Maple Syrup Pudding from the Vosges Chocolate Maker's blog
Fresh Strawberry Ice Cream recipe, not only for National Ice Cream Month (July), not only for National Ice Cream DAY (21)! but for personal justification of binders and labels
from the Queen of Soul Food, Patty Pinner, My My's Strawberry Layer Cake
July is National Ice Cream Month and today is National Ice Cream Day! make Martha Stewart's Coconut Cream Sandwiches...
Jeffrey Steingarten picks his favorite LA restaurants (above from The Bazaar) and writes of dining with JGold. Steingarten and JGold at the same table? I'd faint. After eating, of course.
THE creamy sesame tofu salad dressing, from Mishima Restaurant, the one recipe to end all tofu salad dressing recipes...only to find out it's made of...peanut butter?
Fresh Plum Tart in Oatmeal Cookie Crust and why I can no longer make fun of Sandra Lee
Before the month runs out, celebrate something. Anything. It's National Hot Dog Month! Ice Cream Month! Blueberries month!
what to do with a surfeit of blueberries: Martha Stewart's Blueberry Sauce (for ice cream)
love love LOVE the way NYTimes put together three "picnics" from local markets with lists, prices, and of course, pix
Canh Rieu Ca, salmon with tomato, dill and garlic soup
oh thank god now i can make saag paneer at home bc i feel stupid ordering ONE dish for ONE person for delivery (plus, i can make with tofu instead of cheese!)
Green Tea Ice Cream recipe from the perspective of South Korea
Chocolate and Matcha are a bittersweet combo ~ Chocolate Pots de Creme with Matcha Stencils Recipe
Pomsecco ~ when precise proportions and textbook technique are essential
the (in)famous Artie Lange cupcake from Crumbs Bake Shop and how cupcakes are the Stephanie Tanner of the dessert world (u remember Stephanie Tanner, right?)
calling them Chocolate Hazelnut Paninis make S'mores acceptable for a meal
Melon Slushie recipe to remind you just how easy it is to make a fancy slushie drink for outdoors this summer - just fresh melon, juice, and ice