Monthly Archives: March 2011

Otto Pizza

I was excited to learn earlier this year that Otto Pizza, which originated in Portland, ME, would be moving into Harvard Square. I had never tried pizza from the original Otto location, but I have a strong prejudice towards anything that hails … Continue reading

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Cooking for a Cause Ticket Giveaway and Poe’s Kitchen

If you haven’t yet made your Friday night plans, I have an event that just might interest you. This Friday evening at the Seaport Boston Hotel, 21 Boston chefs (you can view the full list here) and 11 mixologists will gather to … Continue reading

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Things I Will Miss from the Somerville Winter Market

Apples, of every variety, from Apex Orchards. Cheese, in particular the Baby Swiss and Barn Dance from Robinson’s Farm.

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Meet the Bakers: Mix Bakery

A little over a year ago when planning the first CupcakeCamp, I discovered a Boston-based business called Mix Bakery. The owner of Mix Bakery, Kelly, enthusiastically replied that she’d be happy to come, and showed up at the event with the … Continue reading

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Cabbage With Tomatoes, Bulgur and Chickpeas

Though I am a fan of good old blogs for finding recipe inspiration, another favorite source of mine is the Recipes for Health column written by Martha Rose Shulman which appears in the Health section of the New York Times … Continue reading

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Rod Dee

A few weeks ago Rod Dee opened a new location right in Porter Square. Many of you will recognize Rod Dee as the old Thai standby in Coolidge Corner. For the second time in one week, I entered a restaurant … Continue reading

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Taste of the South End

Last Tuesday night I had the opportunity to attend Taste of the South End, a wonderful event organized by the AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts. Proceeds from the evening went to support the work of AAC. The event featured tastings from … Continue reading

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