The Art of (Thanksgiving) Plating

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Days of organizing (and agonizing), hours of cooking and then Thanksgiving lands in a pile on your plate. Splat. I’m sorry, am I being mean?   It just seems like even with the best intentions, Thanksgiving can devolve into a mess pretty quickly. Too many personalities, too much politicking (…this year has been a doozy), […]

Cooking with Dad… Again!

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This is what every brunch should look like- bacon, baby love, big smiles all around.  Can we cook with Food Network every weekend?! We loved every minute (okay, almost every minute except when the AC went on the fritz and baby chucked a fistful of cherry tomatoes at my head…) of cooking and sharing our […]

Mexico

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As you can see, it took the kiddos .05 seconds to settle into their new Mexican routine… Enjoying plates of juicy, ripe mango and farm-fresh eggs while watching a late sunrise in the hammock… Swimming, shell-collecting, mid-morning naps and then a decent amount of whining about living in New York City and not Sayulita, Mexico… […]

Be My “Spicy Valentine”

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We wanted to create the perfect sip for Valentine’s Day. Something decadent, delicious and a little spicy. We could sip it snuggled under a mountain of blankets while watching a Valentine’s movie (do you know it’s 1 degree- yes ONE DEGREE- in New York today?!) or we could enjoy it after one of our hands-on […]