Archive for April, 2007

Downtown Atlantic

Saturday, April 14, 2007

Lon and I made a lunch date with Sal and Rochelle, who recommended Downtown Atlantic, a place Rochelle (the cupcake expert) often buys cupcakes at. The place is set up like a restaurant except that the very front looks like a little bake shop. The cupcakes in the window definitely called to me as I […]

Mango Cut Flowers

Friday, April 13, 2007

Ok, I know that flowers are not food, usually, but this is related. An important part of serving food is decorating your table, and cut flowers are an easy and beautiful way to get the decor going. So, it made sense for us to include an entry on decorating.
I was at Michael’s on […]

Apple and Maple Caramel Cheesecake

Friday, April 13, 2007

After watching the cheesecake episode Bobby Flay’s “Throwdown” (not that I like Flay, I don’t), I decided to make another of my many cheesecakes. Unlike Flay’s cake with apple slices on top, I wanted a recipe that had apples in the cake, because most of the cheesecake I’ve made are smooth inside. Even […]


Saturday, April 7, 2007

You can’t really claim to have eaten at a Thai restaurant in NY unless you’ve eaten at Sripraphai. I don’t know what type of food to call the rest but it’s not Thai. And, how did they all end up with the same menu anyway?
Sripraphai has delicious food. It’s my second time back and I’m […]