Entries Tagged as 'Foodie'

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

Oysters in Seattle

While traveling to Seattle for a few days, I stopped by Elliott’s Oyster House for – well you guessed it – oysters.  Elliott’s is located in downtown Seattle, on the Puget Sound waterfront.  Upon entering, I was greeted by 15+ types of beautifually displayed oysters behind the rar bar with two full time shuckers.  Since I was solo, [...]

Sunday, June 12th, 2011

What dishes do I want to learn to cook?

How would you answer this question?  Stop reading now and put your answer in the comments. Ok, now let’s get to my answer.  I too have often flipped through cook books , magazines, and the internet finding pictures and recipes that look great.  But are they great?  Do the flavors actually work?  Does the recipe make sense? [...]

Sunday, June 12th, 2011

Am I a Foodie?

I’ve been catching up on process my photos and realized quite a few of them are related to food – that is buying, cooking, and eating food and visiting food related businesses – restaurants, grocery stores, farmers markets.  To assist with organizing photos for blog posts, I tag these types of photos related to food with [...]

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

Throw Away and Replace Those Old Spices…

I have read many many times that spices over 6 months old should be replaced because their power and effectiveness diminish over time.  So how may people actually go out and replace their entire spice cabinet every 6 months?  Or what would it cost to do so? While I always feel bad about keeping my [...]

Sunday, February 27th, 2011

Taste of The World

Save the date.  Taste of The World in Fenton Village is coming to Silver Spring, MD on May 15, 2011 from 2pm – 5pm.  Details are still sparse, but I assume we’ll be seeing participation from the diverse restaurants in the real “downtown” Silver Spring area (not Downtown Silver Spring).