Food & Recipes
∴ Learn all about “How to Serve an Afternoon Tea” – Vegan Style
∴ 15 Types of Coffee to try at home
∴ Grilled Rib-Eye with Blue Butter – The Pleasure of Cooking Steak at Home
∴ Learn how to infuse butter, eggs, and milk with truffle – A Truffle Feast
∴ Yup. She did it, AGAIN. Blackberry Chocolate Truffle Ice Cream
∴ This gorgeous summer salad: Green Bean Salad with Peas, Chard, and Dijon – Tarragon Mustard
∴ French Food Culture and Mini Blueberry Galettes
∴ Sherrie’s Ratatouille Stuffed Peppers with Vegan Parm is a genius recipe – from Pure Green Magazine
∴ Marinated Mexican Sour Gherkin Cucumber – Those colors I ♥
∴ Drinks for Mr. & Mr. – from Probably This.
∴ There is something so magical about “foodie hands“.
∴ The power of sound – Optus Whalesong (1:32)
∴ Istanbul – your beauty is beyond me. (5:53)
∴ The Spirit of Antartica (5:50) – A photographers dream…
∴ American Kids’ Reaction to Other Countries’ School Lunches (7:28) – Watch this when you need a good laugh.
∴ Variations on Chopin by Chad Lawson – this (4:36) was so inspiring.
∴ What to pack for summer vacation – From Amy Chaplin – A Vegan/Vegetarian Chef
∴ If you are an artist, you should read this: Community Over Competition –
∴ How real is your “Instagram Personality”? I love that Joy wrote this.
∴ Ok. I did give in to Snapchat and I am LOVING it. If you are new and have no idea about how to Snapchat, here is “An Adult’s Guide to Snapchat“. PS: You are welcome. 🙂
∴ A Year ago this time we were getting ready to go to the beautiful San Miguel de Allende.
∴ I want to be there.
∴ I just got my first brush and I am digging Dry Skin Brushing.
∴ Tel Aviv to Amsterdam: Food Sculptures
Books I read in August 2015:
∴ Modern Romance – An Investigation by Aziz Ansari: A fun read about how relationships evolved overtime and how different cultures perceive modern relationships. Read this book if you are looking for a light and fun read.
∴ Kitchens of the Great Midwest by Ryan Stradal: A heartwarming story of a woman, who has an extraordinary palate, told by different people she met throughout her life. Beautifully written and full of stories of food and foodie experiences.
4 Foodie Documentaries/Movies to Watch on Netflix:
Kings of Pastry: A documentary about a group of French pastry chefs’ journey as they compete for the highest badge of honor – Meilleurs Ouvriers de France – of the French pastry world.
Haute Cuisine: The heartwarming story of a French cook, who served a part of her life as a private chef to the French president. If you are into French cuisine and love the culture, you should watch this movie.
Somm: The story of four sommeliers’ journey as they attempt to pass the prestigious Master Sommelier exam. This is a must-watch for wine lovers.
Chef’s Table: A 6-episode documentary, where each episode profiles a successful chef from different parts of the world. Each story reminds us that success is the result of hard work and consistency. Perfect for those, who are in need some culinary inspiration.