My love of food as demonstrated by a GIF #poundcake #theimagemoves #gif #foodaddict #sweets

My love of food as demonstrated by a GIF #poundcake #toppings #itmoves #gif #foodaddict #sweets

What is it about food that invites us to photograph it with cool angles and lighting? Surveying Instagram and Pinterest demonstrates this rise of food photography by average people. Would baristas even create little foam hearts in your soy latte if there was no chance it would end up on the newsfeed of a social media site? I’m not sure if it’s for the better or worse that our society is becoming obsessed with ‘pretty hipster food’. All these pictures of delicious looking food (ex. chickpea avocado burger with blue cheese dressing) does not mean that I’m actually eating these cool foods. There might be a recipe attached, but let’s be honest? How many of those Pinterest pins turned into a Friday afternoon of cooking? My pinning of vegan food has not directly led to more vegan cupcakes in my apartment. Nevertheless, I feel more artsy and creative with my food habits …

Also, how cool are gifs? I’m a huge fan! (pst….. it’s like a little animated film of sequential images)

Paris me manque déjà – particulièrement la cuisine française.

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C’est moins d’un mois que j’ai quitté Paris. Et bon, la ville me manque! Et tout les petites choses quotidiennes, comme la boulangerie ou la fromagerie. Mais il est normal de vouloir toujours ce qu’on n’a pas. À bientot Paris, et bonjour Londres (bière, des saucisses, des œufs et Marmite).

TWO THINGS.

My philosophy of life: simplicity and happiness… YOU ONLY NEED TWO THINGS.

To build a house… Playing cards and persistence.

To learn a language… Memorization and courage.

To make a film… A camera and creativity.

To be heard... A good idea and one person who truly follows you.

To be beautiful… a smile and mascara.

To make a cake... Nutella and eggs. Don’t believe me? Click Here for the Recipe/Proof.