Take Me to Brewvana


99 bottles of beer on the wall 99 bottles of beer, take one down, pass it around, 98 bottles of beer on the wall! I have never truly been a beer aficionado up until several years ago.  I was the girl in college that started off drinking Smirnoff Ice, who would play beer pong asRead more

Mochi Three Ways


For some people, starting the New Year means making a resolution.  To resolve to eat better, cook more, lose weight–travel to far off places or advance in our careers.  It’s a time to reflect on the year that passed and look forward to new adventures.  And in my household, it’s a time for mochi. SinceRead more

For the Love of 2014


As the year comes to an end, I can’t help but reminisce on the memorable moments of 2014 that my family and I shared. And, of course, look forward in hoping that 2015 continues to bring us many more. I know it has been quiet here on Orchuterie for the last few weeks as I haveRead more