Sirloin Steak in Cafe de Paris Sauce

Sirloin Steak in Cafe de Paris Sauce

April 17th, 2006  | Category: Meat, Memoir/Meme/Misc.


A friend of mine, who is a very talented sculptor, had an exhibition in Geneva, Switzerland last year. This was her first exhibition abroad so a couple of friends and I decided to go with her in advance of the opening day to help with the set up. During our 3 day stay, I spent nearly every minute of my free time at a store called Globus. Not ...

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Poor Man’s Lentil

Poor Man’s Lentil

April 09th, 2006  | Category: Beans and Legumes, Memoir/Meme/Misc., Turkish Cuisine, Vegetarian


Back in the spring of '99, after endless days of house hunting, Özlem and I managed to find a 3 bedroom flat in the foggiest and most depressing district of San Francisco - Richmond district, 22nd and Balboa to be specific - just a day prior to getting kicked out by our landlord, who looked like the Chinese twin of Joan Collins. Sick and tired of getting ...

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San Francisco in Jello

San Francisco in Jello

March 31st, 2006  | Category: Memoir/Meme/Misc.


Just when I think it can't get any better... Ever since I set foot in San Francisco back in 1998, I am in love with this beautiful city. As if its charm was not enough, now we get to eat it. Check out the wonderful creations of Liz Hickok.

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Beginning

Beginning

March 31st, 2006  | Category: Memoir/Meme/Misc.


24/12/2009 - Even though it feels totally against the whole nature of blogging to revisit the first post I wrote and add new lines, I couldn't help it. It has been almost four years since I've started blogging and I just can't let my first post not express the excitement I felt over a photo, which has changed my life forever. I am talking about this. Keiko's Green ...

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