Vol 1 // issue 1



    In Retrospect | November

    Goddamn, November was both good and tough. The US election and Leonard Cohen’s death both happened in the same week. If you haven’t watched Kate McKinnon sing “Hallelujah” as Hillary Clinton in SNL‘s opening on November 12, do yourself a favour and watch it now. My birthday was in November as well, and it was a lovely reminder of all the wonderful people in my life. People often think it’s weird I like to make my own birthday cakes. I do…

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    Bagels in one quick afternoon

    I recently spent a cozy afternoon with Stephanie, making bagels in the comfort of her new home. We spent time yeasting, kneading, rolling, boiling, and baking; walking around Mount Pleasant and…

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    Eyebrows | An ode to imperfection

    Eyebrows are both the bane and love of my existence. I’m obsessed with cultivating the perfect frame for my face. I can’t tell you the number of hours I’ve spent hunting…

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    Pausing in autumn

    It’s my birthday today. I’m now 23 years old. This has been a good, full year, and I wanted to take a hot sec this autumn to think about the year to…

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    Roast turkey

    Recently, I hit pause on being a pescatarian to roast turkey for my good friends. It was a daunting prospect. Having very little experience with poultry — and knowing that the…

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    October recap 2016

    How’s that for coming full circle: I started creating this post, simply calling it “October recap,” only to realize there’s another post with the same name already on the site. I’ve…