Coffee Bread Pudding with Crème Anglaise

A random full of nonsense blog on the internet presents, a motion picture magnificent in it’s horror, see the vengeful violence of the undead, for it is…THE RETURN OF THE FOOD BLOG!! Step inside, if you dare look upon the… Now that we are finally set up in Buffalo with the new apartment we can…

Almost Set Up

It’s been 22 days since we left Portland and things are slowly starting to come together here in Buffalo. Abby has been working her new job downtown at Bakery 55, I got all my NY  legal mumbo jumbo sorted out for the photo business here, and we finally get to move into our new apartment…

Cake Off Number One

A little while back Abby and I had the idea to have cake competitions between ourselves. Not really to see who is better (she absolutely is) but to challenge each other and improve. This is something that I should definitely be doing more of in every aspect of life. I have always been a firm…

Back in Buffalo

It’s been a few weeks since the last post, and one very long week of travel but we made it safely across country back to Buffalo. Even though we gave ourselves time to pack and get things done, it still seemed like everything flew by and next thing you know we’re closing our apartment door…

Five More Days

Five final days in Portland. Abby is working on some new cookie recipes, got to hang out with some good friends one last time, and my sister flies in tomorrow morning to join us on the drive back. We got a little bit of snow today but nothing really sticking. I keep checking the weather…

Thank You

Today was my final day at work before the move back east, and I’ll admit it hit me harder than I thought. You can get so caught up being comfortable in your routine that it doesn’t fully hit you until things finally come to an end. Realizing that in a week I won’t just be…

Plating Mindsets

I have often said that my favorite aspect of cooking is plating. I love the creativity that you can infuse, the color palettes, the ability to take your dish from a good plate to a piece of art. It is a blank canvas to explore and mess around with. And trust me, you’ll mess around…