Today, January 22, 2013, marks the 40th anniversary of the landmark Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision, which recognizes a woman’s right to a safe and legal abortion. NARAL Pro-Choice America is honoring this occasion with its eighth annual Blog for Choice Day, which I am very excited to participate in!Continue Reading
After waking up late for the 2nd day in a row and forgetting my lunch yet again, I guess I just had to have lunch from another food truck again! This time I walked over to Franklin Park and tried out “Nonna’s Balls” from the Meetball Nation truck . . .Continue Reading
Whew, what an election that was! WHAT a historic freakin’ election. YES, we worked hard. People actually went out and voted. And we elected some pretty kick ass people to lead our country! There’s so much to celebrate . . . and you have yourselves to thank! . . .Continue Reading
So, here it goes, my first “real” post since my two year hiatus!
Well, last month my Grandma, who we lovingly call Grammy, celebrated her 85th birthday! We had a family celebration with my parents, sister, uncles, aunts, and cousins — very lovely!
As soon as we knew we were planning a party, I knew that I wanted to bake her a cake. So, inspired by Picky Cook and Smitten Kitchen, I decided I would tackle a chocolate layer cake with ganache frosting.Continue Reading