The Cool List: May 27, 2016

Grace & Frankie Dare I say that this is my favorite show of all time? Yes, I dare. About a year ago, I was sucked into season 1 of Grace & Frankie based off of a recommendation from my good friend, Netflix. I knew it was true love the first time I heard “fuck” slip out of Frankie’s mouth. I immediately professed my love for the show to friends and...

Sorry, I can’t. My plants need me.

Living in B-City, you’re lucky if you have a patch of grass (or concrete slab) to call your own. We’re very fortunate to have a moderately sized backyard, which has proven necessary for our dog, summer soirées and my urban garden. Growing up, I detested helping my mom tend to our garden. It was hot, there were bees and I would have much preferred reading a book in an air-conditioned...

West Coast Guest Post: Coachella Edition

As a lifelong east coaster and new SoCal resident, I thought, what is more quintessential than going to Coachella? It’s a rite of passage. I couldn’t dare sit at home and FOMO about my friends seeing Justin Bieber’s guest appearance with Jack Ü (fingers crossed). I’ll freely admit that I’ve become a Belieber, and I’ve been searching for a reason to wear a flower crown. Who cares how “basic” a...

Ramp Carbonara

I have mentioned my CSA from Stony Ridge Farm numerous times on the blog and I’m sure my family and friends are sick of hearing about it too, but I can’t help it! One of my favorite things about my farm fresh produce delivery is that it forces me to find recipes for and use ingredients I wouldn’t normally buy; for example, ramps, quail eggs, duck eggs, and tons of greens. The...