lately / recent work

IMG_3837My poor little neglected blog. Hello, readers that haven’t given up on me yet! Thanks for sticking around through this unusual season :) Today I’d like to show you a bit of what I’ve been up to lately (since I obviously haven’t been blogging).

Last month I got to work at two weddings in the Bay Area with the best caterers. My main job once dinner rolled around was serving tables, but before that time, I was asked to photograph appetizers and as many other dishes as possible. I felt super honored to be asked to do that, and prayed for good lighting and good photos :) In the end, I was pleased and Gemma & Murray were pleased, plus I had a ton of fun.

P.S. Those Mango Panna Cottas pictured above? Sometimes I dream about them. Continue reading


illuminating blogger award

Processed with VSCOcam with t1 presetToday I had the honor and privilege of being nominated for the Illuminating Blogger Award by Jenna of Delicious Daydreams! She totally made my day. Thank you so much, Jenna!

I put so much effort into The Thoughtful Plate and am always pleasantly surprised to hear that someone actually enjoys visiting this little space on the internet. The community on WordPress is one of my favorite things about having my blog here. Continue reading