Home in Massachusetts


I’m home in Massachusetts for a whole entire month. Are you free? I’d love to see you. If so, email me: canyoustayfordinner@gmail.com. We can have a big party and *my mom can make us dinner and tuck us in to bed. She’s excellent like that.   *mom, avail yourself.

Butter Roasted Chicken with Rosemary and Sage


I hope you’re eating turkey today. In fact, I hope you’re eating turkey, the sweetest of sweet potatoes, herby sausage stuffing, whole berry cranberry sauce, an ungodly amount of gravy, and pie(s). That’s what I’m doing, anyhow. But hopefully, when you’re good and done with your third plate of Thanksgiving dinner, you can begin to…

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Hotel California


I met California and I think, or at least I’m fairly certain, that even if she’s not that into me I’m smitten. It’s love. all photos by the ever-lovely Karlyn Oyama

Conference Complete

Remember that time I told you about those food conferences I organize? I just hosted another. In Santa Monica. It was fantastic, and now I’m headed to Disneyland. Not a joke.

An offer I cannot refuse


  Celebrity Cruise Lines sent me an invitation last week. It read: [ahem] “Hi Andie, We want to invite you onboard Celebrity Cruises’ newest ship, Celebrity Silhouette, for the cruise line’s first-ever Epicurean Adventure on November 4-6, as the ship makes her North American debut in New York City’s backyard. Celebrity Cruises is partnering with…

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4 Great Vegetarian Bean Recipes


I adore beans. Just lust after beans. Black, garbanzo, pinto, red, you name it. They’re inexpensive, filling, and they make me realize healthy and delicious are not mutually exclusive. Here are the four bean recipes I love most: 1. Vegan Black Bean Burgers 2. Baked Falafel with Lemon Tahini Sauce 3. Spicy Garlic and Lime…

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