March 18th, 2016
Today’s Friday finds is inspired by a new study that suggests that instagramming your food before you eat it makes it taste better.
February 17th, 2016
It might seem strange for me to be so into a coffee flavor diagram, given that I don’t even drink coffee. But for a non-coffee drinker, I am one of the biggest coffee lovers you’ll ever meet.
August 3rd, 2012
I love the rich, bright gradients on these packages from Bermellón, a Mexican confectionary shop.
January 8th, 2012
When my brilliant friend Mimi O Chun posted this picture in her Instagram stream with the description “Rothko tribute,” she received a veritable ton of likes and comments, many urging her to turn the concept into a series, or even a full-fledged art bakery.
October 26th, 2011
Last week I was interviewed for this great piece on the trend towards “tiny sweets” by New York Times writer Julia Moskin.
October 9th, 2011
When a country has suffered a devastating genocide and come out the other side to rebuild, the last thing you expect someone to say is, “They could really use some ice cream!” But it’s exactly what Rwandan playwright Kiki Gakire was thinking when she asked Brooklyn ice cream makers Blue Marble to partner with her in opening the first-ever ice cream shop in her recovering country. The shop is profiled in this season’s issue of Edible Brooklyn, and, in addition to filling my eyes with tears, it reminded me that the need for joy is sometimes counterintuitive.