good reads: open house magazine.

OPEN13

Have you ever asked yourself: when was the last time I had a real, long and open conversation with somebody I didn’t know just a half an hour ago? With this question, Andrew Trotter and Mari Luz Vidal started the OPENHOUSE project almost 4 years ago. They didn’t open a restaurant or a gallery, they opened their home. For the next two years, they hosted numerous exhibitions,... 
Read More »

christmas morning breakfast.

MS2

i think as a kid, everyone’s favorite day to wake up has got to be christmas morning, right? those mornings certainly hold a lot of fond memories for me and my family. my dad had this really ridiculous and totally sweet ritual where after we’d opened all our presents we’d sit down for breakfast and as we were eating my dad would say, “wait! wait! i’m... 
Read More »

make mine minty green.

color3

inside out magazine. lots more green! it’s just everywhere these days and this time around these greens lean towards a minty palette that looks oh-so-pretty in kitchen decor. paired with pretty white paint and marble countertops you’ve got a look that’s clean, fresh and bright — a lovely space to spend cooking the day (or night) away. add a smeg mint... 
Read More »

chefs on film.

3chef

i know this is a little off-topic for me, but seeing The Selby’s latest post on CHEF, COOKING & FOOD EXPERT KURUMI ARIMOTO, AND KAZUAKI KOMIYA an INTERIOR DESIGNER AT HOME IN HAYAMA, JAPAN reminded me how much i love peeking into the personal worlds of chefs — their kitchens, their tools, their ideas about cooking and fresh ingredients — all of it. have... 
Read More »

how you eat is how you live: food52.

food3

have you heard about food52, yet? food52 founders Amanda Hesser and Merrill Stubbs have set out to bring cooks together from all over to exchange recipes and ideas and to support each other in the kitchen. they wanted to create a buzzing place for people who do what they do all day long: talk about food! Together food52 creates cookbooks, takes on food projects, helps others... 
Read More »