More Grapefruit Deliciousness – Chocolate Coated Grapefruit Jellies

Let me tell you about my most recently and possibly most successful grapefruit experiment – delicious chocolate covered grapefruit gum drop candy. These photos are terrible because my phone is terrible, but look – don’t they look yummy?   I suppose you’re wondering how to make these. Well, let me tell you! I adapted this recipe … Read more

Black Mirror’s San Junipero Is The Cure For All That Ails You

Last time I finally caved and watched what Tumblr had described as the most important piece of queer television of 2016, Black Mirror’s Season 3 episode ‘San Junipero’. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Black Mirror, all you need to know is that all the episodes are completely stand-alone, so if you wanted … Read more

Grapefruit Shortbread!

It seems that all I do these days is cook with grapefruit. Not that I’m complaining! Grapefruit is pretty great. I’ve made a couple of chicken dishes with grapefruit, I’ve made cakes, I’ve made gum drops, I’ve made sorbet and I’ve made shortbread. The shortbread, however, was one of the more successful experiments so I … Read more

Second-Hand Embarrassment: You Either Love It Or You Hate It

It’s no secret to anyone I’ve ever talked to (or anyone who’s ever read my blog) that I have a slight obsession with the CW’s Crazy Ex-Girlfriend. It just came back from the regular summer break for its second season. We’ve had 3 entertaining episodes to date and episode 4 will be airing next week. … Read more

Carmilla: Love Will Have Its Sacrifices

If you’re a woman who likes women and have been anywhere near Tumblr in the past 2 years, there’s a high probability you’ve come across Carmilla, the webseries based on Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu’s novella of the same name. The novella Carmilla was actually written in 1872, which is 26 years before Dracula was written. Yup, Carmilla’s … Read more