Gabrielle Siegel

New Haven, CT | 63 Posts Published
About Me:
Hi! I'm Gabrielle! I'm a student, designer and lifelong eater, living in New Haven, New York or Cork depending on the month, and I designed and co-founded this site with my mom. I love hiking, taking pictures, Irish dancing, fiddling and pretending to know something about beer. Most of all I love meeting new people and learning their stories, and I can't wait to meet you and learn yours! If you have any questions, I'm on the other end of the contact form.
Favorite Foods:
Ice Cream
Secret Talents:
French accents
Wearing orange
Fooling people into thinking I can play instruments
Saying the states in alphabetical order
Writing birthday cards
Making a face like a Who
Ordering the right thing at a restaurant
Knowing the lyrics
Figuring out what language people are speaking
Favorite Places:
Cork, Ireland
New Haven, CT
Chestertown, MD
Bethel, CT
Normandy, France
Haagen Dazs or Ben & Jerry's?
Haagen Dazs. Is that seriously a question?
What's your jam?
Fun., Simon and Garfunkel, Mumford and Sons, Edith Piaf, Dixie Chicks, Eva Cassidy, Traditional Irish, Regina Spektor, Matthew and the Atlas, James Taylor, Of Monsters and Men, The Lumineers, Fleet Foxes
When you're not eating...
...I'm dancing, watching The Muppet Show or cooking something so I can start eating. Sometimes I do all three at the same time, rarely with success.

Baking with Oma: Takes the Cake

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I know everyone always says their grandmother is the best baker, but mine really is. Really. I think I might actually have a case here because my...
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Trifecta Shakes – A perfect combination of coffee, vanilla and dulce de leche | The Road Home

Ice Cream is the Best Medicine

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Francesca and I have been reading Lemony Snicket’s Series of Unfortunate Events this summer, and we are trying to finish up The Miserable Mill...
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Fig-ure it Out

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Like any busy household, we sometimes always have a hard time planning out our meals just so and we end up with a random mishmash of ingredients that...
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Spotlight: Ava Eats the World

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The best part of being a food blogger is getting to read other blogs and call it "research and development." But one of the sad things is that when...
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Ba- ba- ba- ba- banana

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I'm sitting in a library being really productive and putting the finishing touches on this incredible blog you don't know about yet. A few minutes...
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Daily Bread

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After watching HBO's Weight of the Nation (which you have to see if you haven't yet) our entire family has decided to go on a health kick. Mom has...
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Morning Has Broken

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I've been struck with a love so strong it's allowed me to return to blogging without a hint of shame after... wow, has it been a year? It's been a...
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Allen & Sons Barbecue

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On days as hot as this one (95°, feels like 100°, humid, no wind) I have a really strange clearly masochistic instinct to crave barbecue. I know...
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well half of it at least, we have to leave something for francesca ;)

Damage Control

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I've realized that every time I make a transfer from home to school, I seem to try my absolute hardest to make you guys extra jealous of the food I...
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Lady is a Ramp

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A few years ago I read an article in Psychology Today about the prefrontal cortex, the part of the brain thet controls rational thought, and how it...
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