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Open Thread

This Open Thread is Waiting for the Weekend

It’s only Tuesday, and I’m already over this week.

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Food

Knowing How to Make Crepes Will Impress Everyone

I know how to make crepes, like the real, authentic French kind; this is a fact that I reveal only to the trusted people in my close circle who won’t exploit me for this (welcome to my circle). I once made the mistake of volunteering to make crepes at a family holiday brunch years ago […]

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Food

Brunchylicious Ham, Bacon and Cheddar Strata

This recipe is one of my absolute favorite brunch items. Every time I make it, it makes my house smell amazing and every time I bring it to a brunch, it gets devoured with rave reviews. Warning: graphic and delicious looking photos. Have a snack handy before reading full article.

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Just for Fun

The Apocalypse Game

My roommate and I started playing the Apocalypse Game this past summer during the congressional standoff over the debt ceiling. I had driven her to the mall that Sunday afternoon to purchase a new camera for an upcoming trip, and she took me out for Chinese food as a thank you. I remember these details, […]

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Food

Bay-Area Brunch: Devil’s Teeth Baking Co.

Darlings, I have feelings. Strong feelings. About cinnamon rolls. They are usually positive, but highly opinionated. I visited Devil’s Teeth Baking Company in Outer Sunset here in not-so-sunny San Francisco with Mr. Bruiseday last weekend, and I think it was worth a revisit.

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Food

Easy Sunday Brunch (and French Toast Strata Recipe)

Many people are freaked out by the idea of hosting a brunch, thinking it too big or too complicated or requiring too much effort, but once you stop trying to be Ina Garten and just be yourself, you’ll love throwing brunches, too.

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The Daily Goodie

Daily Goodie: 2/8

I’ve got mimosa on my mind today — girlfriends are coming over to brunch today to celebrate our surviving four days of no school due to weather. Phew.

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Food

Sunday Brunch with Tivo

Sunday morning was cold and gray around these parts, and I needed inspiration before I started running errands.  Rummaging in the fridge and scrolling through the Tivo Suggestions, I created a near perfect hour of weekend.