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  • May27th

    Hooray holiday weekend! I have two really easy and fun recipes for the long weekend.

    chess bars

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  • May25th

    House Dressing

    Posted in: Recipes

    Do you love salad? I do not. As I have mentioned before, I struggle with the vascular stem-y-ness of anything that is not iceberg or romaine lettuce.

    balsamic dressing

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  • May23rd

    In Character

    Posted in: Eleanora

    One of my favorite parts of Vanity Fair magazine is this wisp of a feature called In Character, where an actor is given three moments for which they must convey the crux of a character. Eleanora and I thought we’d play a game of “In Character” ourselves. Here’s what we came up with.


    Three little monkeys are jumping on a bed. You’ve just witnessed a gruesome sight as one fell off and bumped his head.

    EBD 5 months

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  • May18th

    Sometimes, even though you wash your hands diligently, use hand sanitizer with alarming frequency, and are very careful not to touch your hands to your face after you’ve been out in public, touching money and door handles and elevator buttons… you still get sick.

    One of us (I won’t name names, but it wasn’t me or Eleanora) tracked a cold into this house like mud on boots, and we are down for the count. So even though it’s May, I’m reposting this chicken soup recipe because it’s what we’re eating this week. With grilled cheese.


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