Growing Up Eating: food imitates life

A feeble attempt at journaling my culinary experience and development as a culinary student, a chef, and a consumer of foodstuff via images and the occasional nonsensical blurb or experimental recipe.

Shut up,house. Stop telling me what to do!  (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

Shut up,house. Stop telling me what to do! (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

randomly meeting bee farmer @soapandhoney at a rager in #obx #priceless (at South Nags Head, North Carolina)

randomly meeting bee farmer @soapandhoney at a rager in #obx #priceless (at South Nags Head, North Carolina)

can somebody please get the table?!?! (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

can somebody please get the table?!?! (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

braats. #cheflife  (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

braats. #cheflife (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

stone fruit salad.  (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

stone fruit salad. (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

surf and turf. braat dogs. seared grouper. german potato salad. stone fruit- tomato- basil on balsamic. #obx #familymeal @brandieryan  (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

surf and turf. braat dogs. seared grouper. german potato salad. stone fruit- tomato- basil on balsamic. #obx #familymeal @brandieryan (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

marks losing it. MAKE THE GASTRIQUE!!!! Obx @brandieryan (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

marks losing it. MAKE THE GASTRIQUE!!!! Obx @brandieryan (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

marks losing it. MAKE THE GASTRIQUE!!!! 
Obx @brandieryan  (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

marks losing it. MAKE THE GASTRIQUE!!!!
Obx @brandieryan (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

Marks amuse bouche #amousedouche #obx #figsandgrilledchickensaladandbeautifulradishes @brandieryan  (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

Marks amuse bouche #amousedouche #obx #figsandgrilledchickensaladandbeautifulradishes @brandieryan (at MP 18.5 Nags Head)

Bills aerator #obx @brandieryan

Bills aerator #obx @brandieryan