Monthly Archives: October 2009

A few random thoughts on Halloween before I completely OD on chocolate.

One. My mom used to buy Halloween candy a month in advance. It didn’t take us very long to realize that it wasn’t really for Halloween. Two. My older sister saved her candy for months afterward. I, naturally, ate all … Continue reading

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A real post coming soon. And by “real” I mean not Twilight-related.

(September 12, 2010 update: So, this video’s been removed due to copyright blah blah blah. But you can go here to browse New Moon clips if you’re so inclined.) I fear I may be reaching the threshold of “enough’s enough” … Continue reading

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Double Chocolate Mousse

Because you’ve put up with a lot of pumpkin recently. And it’s not called Pumpkin and Whine. I mean, if anything, it should be called Twilight and Whine. That might be more apt. Then we could get really lame and … Continue reading

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Eventually this will have to stop. But not tonight.

It came while I was in the kitchen making Double Chocolate Mousse. It came while I was wondering if the peaks of my egg whites were “stiff, but not dry.” It came while I was totally unprepared. The commercial. THE. … Continue reading

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It must be the exhibitionist in me.

I hate hate hate being in front of a camera. But there’s some things you do for the good of your blog. On Wednesday (remeber Wednesday? I was late announcing the winner of my very first blog contest?) I sat … Continue reading

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I probably could have summed myself up in one word: neurotic.

If I hadn’t given in to the sudden urge to get my hair cut yesterday, I would have had this done on time. But you’re at the mercy of my impulsive nature. (And the baking, STST? Never on my to-do … Continue reading

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One. More. Month. Amen.

Let’s take a moment to appreciate the date, friends. It’s exactly one more month until New Moon is in theaters. This girl can’t wait. Seriously, the anticipation is killing me. And yet, I know as soon as it’s over, I’m … Continue reading

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