a happy marriage, love + chocolate

Once upon a time there was a girl who made dense chocolate cupcakes with strawberries on top on a whim. She ended up giving one (or three) to a hungry, skinny boy building her garden… Continue reading

Fizzy fizz

Why is a raven like a writing desk? Because its sipping on a Ramos Gin Fizz, that’s why.   About a year ago in Nashville I was cordially introduced to the Gin Fizz at… Continue reading

Eat Art (and macaron)

Last Saturday was the art opening at Museum Gallery/Gallery Museum for the Deep Fried Freedom Festival, a one night only collaborative show in which my good friend Matt Morris had three “pastel-hued drawings of… Continue reading

Kitchenette takes a Brighton holiday!

        What:   As part of U·turn’s July exhibition, Summer Some Aren’t, we have concocted some special events as sudden excuses for drinking in the sunlight and expressing our own happy… Continue reading

A truely stinky cheese

I have been dreaming of Stilton for months.  Let me back track for a moment… before last night I had never had Stilton before in my life, but I dreamt of the day… Continue reading

Over-the-Rhine Summer Celebration

This upcoming Saturday is the second annual OTR Summer Celebration and Megan (Whirly Girl Coffee) and I will be there selling espresso drinks and our Kitchenette macarons off of the Whirly Girl Cart from… Continue reading

And now, for something completely different…

Has it really been two whole  months since my last post?  Sadly it has also been two whole months since I’ve baked anything.  Suffice it to say this lack of good, slow cooked, full fat  food… Continue reading

Kitchenette goodies: dense chocolate cupcakes + raspberry mascarpone macarons

Friday was Final Friday in Cincinnati, and at Park+Vine Megan and I were busy selling Whirly Girl Coffee and peddling Kitchenette goodies.  In preparation I had spent most of the evening before hand and… Continue reading

Carl’s Deli and the perfect sandwich

I’m pretty proud of myself right now.  I just managed to make it from Walnut Street downtown to Carl’s Deli on Observatory in Hyde Park and back downtown to Court Street  during rush… Continue reading


Its been very hard but I have been keeping a big, wonderful secret.  Megan (of Whirly Girl Coffee) and I have been busy baking and planning and will be unveiling our new yummy… Continue reading