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In Search of New Food Inspiration
8 months ago

In Search of New Food Inspiration

At first — after the Bon Appetit scandal news broke — I was somewhat conflicted. As a middle class, middle-aged white female home cook, I was totally in their …
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Sometimes you just have to start over
8 months ago

Sometimes you just have to start over

Friends and strangers alike have asked me things like, “why in the world did you scrap years of work in building an Instagram following as Charm City Cook?” or …
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The path to a more open mind and kitchen
9 months ago

The path to a more open mind and kitchen

 

If you know me — or at least the social media me — you know that Ina Garten taught me how to cook. And so did Martha Stewart, The …
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What is real and what makes you happy?
2 years ago

What is real and what makes you happy?

When I read this Forbes article about how social media can affect your emotional well-being, I thought, of course. Yes.

But, wait. You don’t have …
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Dansko love and not being a girly girl
4 years ago

Dansko love and not being a girly girl

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A dozen red roses? No. Chocolates, diamonds…chocolate diamonds? No.

I’m a different kind of girl. Not really very girly. I grew up with five older brothers, pretty rough and …
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Hey, Dansko. I Love You.
5 years ago

Hey, Dansko. I Love You.

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I’m podiatry-challenged. Is that even a thing? Well, for me it is. Here’s the dealio, I have flat feet – really flat. When I played lacrosse in college, I tried …
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“Jump. Tell her to jump.”
5 years ago

“Jump. Tell her to jump.”

“Jump. Tell her to jump.” Words of advice from someone who’s done pretty well in my field. Given to me about two years ago. I wasn’t quite ready to …
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Chewing The Fat With Chef Ted Allen: Dining Out For Life, Zuni Café Roast Chicken and His Birthday Meal
6 years ago

Chewing The Fat With Chef Ted Allen: Dining Out For Life, Zuni Café Roast Chicken and His Birthday Meal

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One of my favorite Julia Child quotes: “Find something you are passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.” That’s me and cooking. (I also consider tinkering with cocktails to be cooking…) People who are passionate about what they do really excite me. They inspire me. One such person? Ted Allen. And, recently, I had the chance to talk with him about something he is extremely passionate about – the fight against hunger. Read More

Chewing The Fat With Hugh Acheson – Life in the South, Instagram and His Fave Places to Eat
6 years ago

Chewing The Fat With Hugh Acheson – Life in the South, Instagram and His Fave Places to Eat

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Zensations By Jen Has A Cure For What Ails You

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For aches, pains, tiredness and more, Jenny Ehrhardt of Zensations by Jen has you covered. Naturally. Read More

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