It's baking season! For my debut this year I dusted off this dead easy cinnamon buns recipe. It's easy because I get a little help with the dough from my freezer section of the grocery. Easy Cinnamon Buns 1 loaf Frozen White Bread Dough (I like Rhodes brand) 1/4 cup Flour (For Rolling) 1/3 cup … Continue reading Easy Cinnamon Buns
Japanese chef Ryoya Takashima has a great YouTube Channel called Peaceful Cuisine. I've been enjoying it lately and using it to wind down. Ryoya's presence is very mellow and his imagery is simple and, well, peaceful. The (no music) versions of the videos have a subtle ASMR quality that's very relaxing. You can also learn … Continue reading Peaceful Cuisine
For many, rituals represent a space in time carved out of our busy day just for us. It's hard to do when so many need us and we've become accustomed to spreading ourselves thin. A little "me time." It is, in my opinion, essential to staying healthy inside and out. For me, it's my Sunday bath. … Continue reading Rituals
Quick and tasty is what we want right now! Oh, and easy too! Asian Glazed Salmon 4 4oz. Salmon Portions (skin off) 3/4 cup Soy Sauce 1/4 cup Brown Sugar 1 tablespoon Sesame Oil 1 teaspoon Fresh Ginger (grated) 2 cloves Garlic (finely minced) Salt & Pepper 1 teaspoon Toasted Sesame seeds Fresh Cilantro for … Continue reading Asian Glazed Salmon
Guess who's having an autumn getaway! Yay! Here's everything going into my suitcase. Not pictured jammies, and yoga pants for hiking around archeological sites.
The beautifully surreal underwater sculptures of Jason deCaires Taylor I've heard of Jerusalem syndrome but not Paris syndrome. Esther Coren has some wise thoughts on style vs. fashion. I have no idea where I would put this but I love it so much! An eye-opening analysis of Susan's character from The Lion the Witch and … Continue reading Link Love
Did you keep tabs on all the Comic-com craziness? I love tuning in every year. The best part is, of course, the cosplay! Adam Savage's TED talk "My Love Letter to Cosplay." Star Wars Land at Disney? Yes, please! A primer to my next recipe (watch this space!) Pirate Printers genius idea! The importance of … Continue reading Link Love
Wait, what's Zoodles? Zucchini Noodles! I've posted a recipe featuring these lovely little strips of veggies before. That recipe was what I would consider a cool weather recipe as it was cooked and featured the bold flavor of pesto. This one is uncooked and is dressed with a French vinaigrette. Summer Zoodles 2 Zucchini 2 … Continue reading Summer Zoodles
Have discovered Iggy Pop's French love songs and now everything is magic! Bye bye pasty winter legs! Time for a new summer hair do! Out 31st May and I cannot wait!
A blog post? I know, right! Sorry. To make up for it I'll take you to Paris, okay? Bonjour Paris | A Hyper-Lapse Film - In 4K from Tyler Fairbank on Vimeo.