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A Cutting Confession (archives)

This post appeared on The Little Magpie in November 2011. The thing about dads is that the good ones are silent, steady and striking in their parenting. Their tactics sort of sneak up on you. I, for example, am a rather predictable mom. And, my mom was also fairly predictable in her expectations of me […]

I ♥ Ball Mason Jars

I’ve mentioned before that I have a major chalkboard affliction (seriously, the tally around here is embarrassing) and alluded to a similar fixation with mason jars. I love them because they are so iconic and simple – they evoke the past but serve a myriad of modern uses. My very favorite is definitely this vintage […]

Chilln in the Kitchn

Have you checked out The Kitchn? It’s a fantastic food and cooking site curated by the folks over at Apartment Therapy, widely known for its stylish design guidance. This is one foodie website that is well-worth subscribing to for the daily email or RSS feed. A couple such recent gems: Our Best Lessons & Recipes […]

A quick note about old posts…

In the transition of The Food Adventuress to WordPress, a number of photos in the original posts were lost.  I’ll be working on bringing them over here, but for now if you’d like to read any pre-2012 posts they are transferred here in content only, but to read them with photos you can always head […]