Category: Jackie

San Mateo Farmers’ Market

This is a blessedly abbreviated market. I love such open-air affairs as much as the next girl, but early on a Saturday morning, surrounded by California hippies and all their self-righteous airs, not to mention parents with their 4×4-sized pushchairs…Well, twenty...

Yogurtouille

In theory, moving to California (as I just have) should make it easier to eat healthfully. Amongst other things, the Golden State is known for its population of health nuts. But it is also home to some of the best, most...

Snickered

I have been traveling a great deal, which is my way of offering a flimsy excuse for my lack of blogging. Criss-crossing the US has really taken it out of me, though. Eating on the road is always a challenge for...

Oshen bisque

I named this creamy pancetta, mushroom and garlic soup after the lovely Michelle Oshen, the internet’s Bacon Queen (judge and jury: me) and a thoroughly delightful person. Michelle’s been poorly, and after wondering if she was feeling any better, I had...