Monthly Archives: January 2011

Foundry on Elm

Last week, I paid a long overdue visit to Foundry on Elm. Foundry opened last fall just blocks from my apartment and I have been meaning to visit ever since. An invitation from Nicole of All Heart PR to attend the … Continue reading

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The Helmand

After reading a post last week by Emily of A Cambridge Story in which she recreated a rice dish she ate at The Helmand, an Afghani restaurant in Cambridge and then checking out their website, I became intent on trying … Continue reading

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Vine Dining at Garden at the Cellar

Photo by Brian Samuels I first discovered Garden at the Cellar back in college when I was trying to find restaurants in the Boston area that sourced ingredients locally but was also affordable. The one place I found that fit … Continue reading

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Candy Bar Brownies

I quite like this pattern I have gotten into of football and chocolate desserts on Sunday afternoons. But of course leave it to me to get into football just as the season is coming to a close. Though I suppose … Continue reading

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Black Eyed Pea and Sweet Potato Soup

I eat lentils almost every day. Lentils are great and all, but I eat them so often more out of convenience (they are small and cook quickly without needing to be soaked) rather than for my undying love for them. … Continue reading

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Marbled Chocolate Banana Bread with Almonds

There seem to be endless number of things you can bake with bananas. Even if you narrow the field down to banana and chocolate, you’re still left with several options. You can load it up with brown sugar streusel and … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Seattle Foodie Tour – Dahlia Lounge

Seattle is on my list of foodie destinations that I am dying to visit. On her recent trip there, my roommate Sarah was kind enough to document her meals and compile them into guest posts so that I, and all … Continue reading

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