California Quinoa Salad courtesy of Damn Delicious.

Tasty Thursdays: California Quinoa Salad

Hi all! It’s summer, and a time when it’s just too hot to be in the kitchen making casseroles or even cooking on the stove top for longer than a few minutes at a time. That means salads. Which is complicated by the fact that, well, I don’t actually like salad.

Tasty Thursdays: Vanilla Bourbon Wedding Cake

Last weekend I went to the nerdiest wedding I’ve ever been to, and it was awesome. I’m friends with the groom, and we game together. He met his bride when he overheard her at a restaurant talking about Firefly. She’s a die-hard Star Wars fan, and he’s firmly in the geek starship as well. So…

Alice crepe from The French Bakery, with blurry almond croissant and macarons in the background.

Tasty Thursdays: French Crepe

David and I went thrifting last Saturday. It was his idea–he’s been on this eco-friendly kick lately (well, he always has). Now that it’s summer, he wanted a pair of nicer shorts to wear to work, and he only had heavy cargo ones. But he doesn’t want to buy a new pair of shorts, because doing…