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Astoria Pictures (and Some Breakfast Food Items…and Some Seals!)

Images of our most recent trip to Astoria, with captions and everything!

Latte at the Astoria Coffeehouse.

Breakfast sandwich at the Astoria Coffeehouse.

jwa makes a bagel sandwich…guess where?

More bagel sandwich!

Hey! The Hotel Elliott has Stash Tea…neat.

Me by the bridge.

The dock and a […]

Chicken Pot Pie with a Feta-Parmesan-Herb Biscuit Crust

Now this is one of the ultimate comfort foods, ever. I actually tried to make a chicken pot pie before — maybe 5 years ago — and it was a complete disaster. Flavorless, too much work and just kind of meh. It’s taken me 5 years to want to attempt another one. Wow, am […]

Two Months and Counting…

Look…it’s a wedding post

So, it looks like this wedding thing is actually happening. Eek! About 2 1/2 months to go. Let’s see, I have a dress (first fitting scheduled for the beginning of March), I have shoes, and jwa has assured me he has a plan that will result in him having an […]

What's for Lunch? Orange-Rosemary Grilled Mahi Mahi over Toasty Orzo

We try to bring lunch during the week to save money and to eat healthier. I have also been trying to enforce a fish 2x a week for lunch rule. Eh, most times it’s more like once a week, but we’re trying! Sometimes this means tuna, not the ( good awesome kind) and sometimes […]

I Love You, Flank Steak Pinwheels — Be My Valentine

Hmmm…we used to (every so often) get these pre-made at Trader Joe’s. They don’t seem to have them anymore which is just fine — they are very easy to make yourself! Give it a try! Plus, nothing says “I love you” like red meat and a bottle of wine! Grrrr!!!

Besides, this was […]