Posts about Food

Getting Creative With Desert Themed Cakes

Getting Creative With Desert Themed Cakes

This past weekend, I helped my girlfriend Lauren make 2 cakes for an event that her friend was organizing. The event was to celebrate the 20 year anniversary of the signing of the California Desert Protection Act. Her friend Lesley organized the event which was to include a cake cutting... Read more →

Prop 37: It’s Not Over Yet (GMO Food Labeling)

Prop 37: It’s Not Over Yet (GMO Food Labeling)

While watching the election results roll in last night, I was under the assumption that Proposition 37, which would require labeling of all genetically modified foods, had not passed. I was watching the results come in on this site. Here are the Prop 37 voting results as of 9:44pm last night (November 6th)... Read more →

Clue (The Board Game) Birthday Cake!

Clue (The Board Game) Birthday Cake!

This past weekend I helped my girlfriend out with another birthday cake. This was the 2nd cake that I've helped out with (the first one was a mandolin birthday cake that turned out awesome) but I believe that she's done at least 10 of these now. Read more →

Mandolin Birthday Cake!

Mandolin Birthday Cake!

My girlfriend and I spent a good part of this past Saturday night/Sunday morning making a birthday cake for my roommate, Paul. He seems to be partial to the mandolin, so my girlfriend thought it’d be a good idea to try and make a cake that looked like the instrument. I had never done anything like this before, but I was confident that she knew what she was doing. Read more →

Hungry Eyes (Lexi in Santa Ynez Campground)

Lexi waiting for some bacon during a camping trip in Santa Ynez, CA This photo was taken while we were frying up an obscene amount of bacon in a cast iron skillet over a roaring campfire. It turns out that dogs like bacon too, and Lexi's eyes were on the prize. Read more →