Monthly Archives: July 2010

Review: Adour’s Macarons-a-Porter

*** UPDATE: Salon.com makes mention of macarons being the “heirs apparent to the cupcake” in their article on food fads*** Macarons are defined from wikipedia as The word macaroon is applied to a variety of light, baked confections, described as either small cakes or meringue-like cookies depending on their consistency. The original macaroon was a […]

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Recipe: Momofuku Pork Shoulder

This recipe is for the Momofuku pork shoulder for ramen noodles taken from the Momofuku cookbook I got for christmas this past season. The recipe is as follows: 3lb boneless pork shoulder 1/4c kosher salt 1/4c sugar Mix the salt and sugar together and rub all over pork shoulder, wrap in plastic, and leave in […]

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Independence Day 2010

I know this is a late post, but here is the link to my flickr set of fireworks from July 4th (although the fireworks show was on the 3rd). It took a while to discard the crap photos and crop and process these. do you have fireworks pictures? comment below with the links!

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Drank – i kind of want one

Slow your roll

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DIY: the $40 Pot Rack

I have a handful of nice stainless steel pans I’ve been slowly accumulating over the past several years. It wasn’t until recently that I decided to look for a solution to display these pans in a reasonably functional manner. The most obvious solution would be a pot rack. The biggest problem I have with a […]

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Review: We Live in Public (2009)

We Live in Public is a documentary I watched a while ago in Netflix, but haven’t gotten around to reviewing it till now. The synopsis from IMDB is: On the 40th anniversary of the Internet, WE LIVE IN PUBLIC tells the story of the effect the web is having on our society as seen through […]

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