The Runcible Spoon's 10th issue--where if issues were years, this crazy thing would be a decade old and we'd be gifting each other presents of tin--is all about the most important meal of the day: BREAKFAST. Highlighting mostly recipes that you would in no way ever want to make at home (plus a few that would) the issue is jam-packed with sorta-useful morning-meal … [Read more...] about Issue 10
FFTW is a term that Malaka and I use occasionally in texts. It means “food for the week” and it’s something we make almost every Sunday. Lately, I’ve been trying to do it on a shoestring budget -- which can be hard if you’re conscientious about getting enough produce in your diet. This past Sunday I got one of those HUGE tubs of greens for $6.50 and got at least 7+ meals out … [Read more...] about FFTW: A Sunday Ritual
Big thanks to Julian Vu and Kimberly Cadena for taking these awesome photos at the Runcible Spoon Issue 5 Ice Cream Social for Brightest Young Things. The photos are fresh, delicious and fabulous -- and certainly make our little shindig look like the place to be. You can look at all the pictures here, but here are some of our faves: Thanks BYT for the love. We love … [Read more...] about BYT’s Photos Of Our Ice Cream Party
Ice cream for Thursday's launch party! Daniel O'Brien of Seasonal Pantry, a new neighborhood food store near Mt. Vernon Square, donated loads and loads of his homemade, gourmet ice cream to The Runcible Spoon. In case you don't remember Daniel, we wrote about his sausage CSA (yep, you heard that right!) in Issue 3. If you get a chance, please stop by Daniel's … [Read more...] about Guess What’s Inside Our Freezer?
Alison Baitz, one of our "enthusiastic" food writers, is a freelancer for many publications and blogs, including Refinery 29, an online global fashion news magazine. She gave us a big mention in a piece called "Throw Back! Zines to Flip Through," a collection of the best new zines of 2011. Thanks Alison, you da bomb. Excerpt: "The Runcible Spoon—The Runcible … [Read more...] about Nice Nice Nice!