Happy 49th Birthday Singapore!

It wasn’t a very successful experiment: the texture was too soft (the layers cannot be peeled off easily) and the sweetness a tad lacking. But the whole point of this experiment was to make a Singapore flag, an attempt which I did eventually pull off....more

Provence Dinner

{6 Women} + 12 Beers = IPA Day Celebration!

In preparation for International IPA Day (which this year falls on August 7th) I asked five women who love craft beer for their local and all-time favorite India Pale Ales. OK, 6 really--but I cheated and included myself. I can do that, right? ...more

Vodka Tonic Refrigerator Pickles

Last weekend, we had a terrible hail storm. It ripped apart my entire cucumber bed. ...more

Creating Little Chocolate Truffle Balls Of Endorphins

It’s how I amuse myself amidst the restiveness of dissertation writing.Read more from 'Creating Little Chocolate Truffle Balls Of Endorphins'....more

WON A TRIP TO FRANCE FROM -TLC'S FOUR WEDDINGS

I got Married Sept 29, 2012 to Enzo!I was on the show: Four Weddings on TLC - "Mother Know's Best" episode and we won. I won a trip to France.  We had to fly about 8 hrs to Paris... then take 2 trains to LA GACILLY, France. Kind of a coutry style hotel.  ...more
I have always wondered about those honeymoons they give away! Thanks for the insight : )more

Yes I was on Four Weddings !

Hey Guys!  Since this is my first blog on here I will introduce myself quickly. My name is Concetta. I was born & raised in Brooklyn. I come from a big Sicilian (Italian) family. My father is a musician "Angelo Venuto" and had several hits on the radio....more

A Teenager! Happy Birthday Kyle!

A Teenager! Happy Birthday Kyle!When we are young, the words are scattered all around us. As they are assembled by experience, so also are we, sentence by sentence, until the story takes shape.  ~Louise Erdrich...more