Spaghetti Carbonara

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Its very rare that I crave something in the true sense of the word and I am almost never an emotional eater, but very rarely — usually when something is just “off” about my day and I’m not quite where I should be in my spirit—I develop an intense gut-wrenching need to have a bowl… 

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Sriracha Deviled Eggs

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Every morning Cousin Mark eats a giant bowl of oatmeal and half a dozen boiled eggs. He is trying to gain weight. Hearing him talk about needing to eat more while I snack on celery almost makes me hate him. Almost. Anywhoo — even though he makes himself six boiled eggs every morning, he only… 

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Creamy Polenta with Asparagus, Caramelized Leeks and Poached Egg

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I have definitely had brunch on the brain this week since New Yorkers have been going through the scare of a lifetime—for 72-hours we thought that bottomless brunch was illegal. I don’t know how the internet rumor got started, but I’m just glad it has been dispelled. For the seven years I’ve lived here, bottomless… 

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Perfectly Simple Scrambled Eggs

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My cousin Mark is in med school and his last rotation happens to be at a Brooklyn hospital right around the corner from my new house. He moved in this week, right before a huge snow storm.  The next day I was walking home from work dreading the moment I’d have to put my purse… 

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