Friday Things

Today’s pic is from the Hirshhorn museum in DC.  It was the last few days of the Infinity Mirrors exhibit, and I was unsuccessful at getting more passes before it ended.  The museum had an Infinite Afterparty from 6-10pm with music, cocktails, films and of course a chance to walk through the exhibit. My bf surprised me…

My Kitsch-en

I’m not sure if I should start with an apology for the pictures, or to say that this is my ode to Julia Child (definitely pictures, you’ll see when you scroll down).  I recently transferred all of my photos to Google +, or as I say, “Google + or: How I  Learned to Stop Worrying…

Pecan Pie Bars

This recipe was an experiment of “what if?”  I was in the mood to make a nut bar, but I had trouble finding a recipe that had all of the elements I was looking for. I really wanted something that was nice and thick, with the taste of a pie, but in bar form, with…

Dulce de Leche

Ever since I was little, my dad would tell me about the caramel cakes my grandmother (Edith) would make for him.  He spun yarns about Edith boiling cans of sweetened condensed milk until it turned into caramel and spreading it on a cake.  I was never a big fan of caramel cakes, so I never…