Entries Tagged as 'Food'

Carbon Fiber Chopsticks

November 16th, 2010 · No Comments

A few years ago, I joked with a coworker that we should design carbon fiber cookware. Our first design was to be chopsticks. Now the joke is real. Designed with a special coating to be non-toxic and dishwasher safe, these may just be the fastest chopsticks in the world. If you have copious amounts of […]

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Tags: Food · Gift Ideas

Oh Snap! Cheese Board & Slicer

April 4th, 2010 · 1 Comment

A cheese slicer for mice and men.  I love it! Designed by Jason Amendolara and available at Uncommon Goods.

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Happy Pi Day!

March 14th, 2010 · No Comments

Happy Pi Day to everyone!  Looks like Google is celebrating as well.

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Alvar Aalto Ice Cube Trays

February 24th, 2010 · 1 Comment

My friend Capree might have her Tetris ice cube trays, but I have to say I like my Alvar Aalto shapes better.  Just sayin’. Pick up yours for only $5 over at Aalto.com

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Why You Should Not Eat at KFC

February 22nd, 2010 · 2 Comments

I don’t usually post about food, but I ran across this today and it was too disturbing not to share.  Chicken Pot Pie. A beloved dish made with pastry dough, chicken, stock, carrots, pototoes, and assorted other vegetables, right? Not at KFC. Here’s the unabridged list of the ingredients in the KFC Chicken Pot Pie: […]

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Helveticookies!

January 25th, 2010 · No Comments

Beverly Hsu has combined two of my favorite things: typography and baking.  So delicious.

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Tags: Food · Typography

Happy Thanksgiving!

November 26th, 2009 · No Comments

Despite the woes of the last decade, there is still plenty to be thankful for.  Take some time today to remember who and what those are to you.  Happy Thanksgiving!

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Tags: Food · Thoughts

Mona Lisa Made from 3,604 Coffee Cups

August 4th, 2009 · No Comments

Designed for a coffee festival in Australia.  Read more over at Eat Me Daily.

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Our New Garden

July 11th, 2009 · 7 Comments

When looking for a new place to live, one of our requirements was outdoor space.  San Francisco apartments are generally lacking in this regard, even though we have fairly nice weather.  Needless to say, our new flat’s back yard was one of its most desirable features for us.  For the past few months it was […]

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Tags: Food · Garden · Home

Stainless Portable Grill

May 25th, 2009 · No Comments

As we spend today remembering those who fought for our freedom, most Americans celebrate by gathering with family and friends around the grill.  Unfortunately for us apartment dwellers, a grill is either against regulations or simply impossible.  That’s where this beauty comes in: a stainless steel, portable grill.  Perfect for taking to a park or […]

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