200-218/1000 Foods to Eat Befo...

Dec 13, 2017 by

This last post of 2017 is a long (overdue) one in which I check a whopping 18 items off the list! This is also one of those “eat the world without leaving NYC” posts.

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Equifax Happened: Here’s...

Sep 14, 2017 by

So here it is: here is what you need to do, step-by-step, with a few notes from me about what I encountered in my journey to check all these things off. It took me under an hour to do everything, INCLUDING make the list. You can do this. It’s SO necessary.

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187-199/1000 Foods to Eat Befo...

Sep 4, 2017 by

The first 199 foods are behind us — thanks to a trip to Louisiana and some general gallivanting around NYC.

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174-186/1000 Foods to Eat Befo...

Aug 1, 2017 by

This summer 2017 edition of the blog includes foods eaten whilst making theatre in West Virginia/Maryland, California, and Massachusettes!

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166-173/1000 Foods to Eat Befo...

May 30, 2017 by

Miles, the pup, and I are all heading out of town tomorrow for five weeks in West Virginia and Massachusetts, so I wanted to quickly catalog the handful of foods I’ve eaten in NYC lately, before we hop on the road to find what culinary delights await us elsewhere!

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151-165/1000 Foods to Eat Befo...

May 19, 2017 by

I’m currently in something of a holding pattern professionally, which has also led to a lot of anxious walking around NYC alone, staring into store windows, and stopping every now and then to check something off the 1000 Foods to Eat Before You Die master list. So here we go — the fruits (and pastries, and beverages) of my nervous productivity.

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138-150/1000 Foods to Eat Befo...

Apr 30, 2017 by

To begin, my book club and I went to a lovely Russian restaurant here in NYC last week, called Mari Vanna. I highly recommend it! The food was delicious, the ambiance is like being in someone’s grandmother’s parlor, and the house-infused vodkas and vodka cocktails are outstanding.

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116-137/1000 Foods to Eat Befo...

Jan 20, 2017 by

I wanted to get all of the foods in this post recorded before new year’s day, but holiday insanity being what it is, that didn’t happen. Now, I want to get these entered into the archives before the end of another era. Here are the rest of the foods I ate while Barack Obama was still the sitting President of the United States, and Michelle was still killin’ the game as FLOTUS.

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111-115/1000 Foods to Eat Befo...

Nov 4, 2016 by

There’s not much that says “NYC street food” like a big soft pretzel (seen here: me having a “working lunch” as I race through Times Square). You can find them on pretty much every street corner below 125th street. But, I hate to break it to y’all, the very VERY BEST soft pretzels are found in Amish country.

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101-110/1000 Foods to Eat Befo...

Nov 4, 2016 by

Still living in New York, and still eating up a storm over here! On the menu this month: a lot of simple, beautiful, comfort foods from across the globe. And two fruits!

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95-100/1000 Foods to Eat Befor...

Sep 25, 2016 by

WOOHOO! BREAKING 100! I’m now 1/10 of the way done with 1000 Foods to Eat Before You Die, after starting this project a year and a half ago. I made a push to break 100 by concentrating on the American and Canadian section of the book — all of these foods are from that chapter.

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87-94/1000 Foods to Eat Before...

Sep 19, 2016 by

Japanese, Italian, and a Swedish wild card. I already know I’m going to get shit about my favorite pizza topping.

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