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veronica the vegan

Look at those dimples! I almost always get along with people whose names end with an A. My address book proves it: Afeefa and Maria and Ajna and Selma (hey, I just came across this awesome article – Selma in the NYT!) and Decora and Andrea and Myra and girl…

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New Yorker Whiteboy Watch, November 2013-January 2014

For a while I did this thing which I’m sure you know about because WHY ON EARTH would anyone start reading this blog / I’m guessing anyone currently reading this blog has been reading it for years because maybe they made a bookmark for it and/or get it in their…

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yet another day of not being naked out in the world

Let’s just keep this outfit thing going, eh? Oh also, [something about the election here. Insert a happy rant about how awesomely the Republicans were trounced and people like Elizabeth Warren were elected, or a far-left rage rant about the low Green Party turnout. Whatever you want, just insert it…

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the female gaze

I needed some photos of me working for a thing. They needed them by tomorrow. So, a few weeks ago—when I was still working and not ensconced in this postage-stamp cottage, watching the sun rise (trying to keep my jet lag going for when I go back to work) and…

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Things to do in New Paltz and environs, if you like the kind of things I like.

Sometimes people come to the shop from other places and they want to do other things besides eat chocolate. And it’s made me realize that all I ever do is work and I need to remember fun things to do so I can point people to these fun things and…

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a dress. a mess. this fucking world. but: a dress.

Um. I don’t know. I was about to make a fun little blog post about a dress I made, then I read this and now I just really want to cry. Even this dude’s “about me” page made me want to cry. Bad things happening to perfectly lovely people, people…

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Monday Miscellany: lolly lolly lolly get your randoms here

You want randoms? I got randoms. (also adverbs.) Here we go: My sweetheart is really obsessed with reading The Garden Isle, the newspaper of the island we’re currently hiding out on. It’s usually some combination of massively entertaining (the two comments on this one are making Jacob and I laugh…

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i sometimes have my breakfast right off of a mirror / and sometimes i have it right out of a bottle / come on…

OK I’ve never done either. Like, not even when I was a baby, because: No bottles for me! (Hey—I wore that turquoise necklace the other day! My mom keeps giving me all her jewelry, I have no idea why.) But I am having a bit of a Spiritualized moment right…

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the frosting files

As I was making the cupcakes last week, I was chatting with Bonbonista Maresa about how I can’t stand the trashy crap so many vegans are obsessed with making. Who cares that you can make shitty desserts that taste just like the shitty sheet cakes you got as a kid?…

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spring awakening: thoughts on cooking

Sous chef Veronica, though she is 12 years younger than me and almost sorta could be my daughter, is also one of the smartest people I’ve ever met when it comes to cooking—I guess that’s what homeschooling gets you. She also has one of the largest cookbook collections I’ve ever…

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