Slideshow: This Week at Serious Eats World Headquarters

Full table
Full table
Pizza, frozen yogurt, Vietnamese take-out, leftover sandwiches, and Israeli snacks all in the same place. You're looking at just another day in the SEHQ kitchen.
Sandwich leftovers
Sandwich leftovers
Sharing sandwiches can get messy, especially when they're the towering meat-laden sandwiches from Il Buco Alimentari e Vineria.
Lunch meeting
Lunch meeting
Behold, the rare editorial meeting held outside the office! Serious Eats overlord Ed brought the team—Erin, Kenji, Maggie, Carey, and Robyn—to Il Buco Alimentari e Vineria for a lunch meeting.
The best kind of nuzzle
The best kind of nuzzle
Ad sales director Leandra gets a friendly dog nuzzle from Hambone.
"Give me food?"
Eat a snack around Hambone and he'll probably look up to you with give-me-food eyes.
Chasing his tail
Chasing his tail
Hambone likes to do this thing where he runs around in place while biting his own tail. Yes, it amuses us greatly.
Unusual Bouquet of Cucumbers
Unusual Bouquet of Cucumbers
How romantic, a bouquet of cucumbers. Wait, what? As part of a Leap Day promotion (it comes but once every four years), Hendrick's Gin sent us cucumbers and roses "inspired by the delightfully peculiar essences of cucumber and rose in Hendrick's." They explained in the press release what this had to do with Leap Day... the cucumber bouquet is sitting on Erin's desk.
Popcorn prep
Popcorn prep
Erin popped the corn while Kenji prepared the toppings for our fun popcorn toppings roundup.
Popcorn tossing
Popcorn tossing
Kenji did a whooole lot of this.
Face smush
Face smush
We never get tired of the Hambone Face Smush.
Hambone + snow = HAPPINESS
Hambone + snow = HAPPINESS
A happy Hambone runs through the freshly-fallen Vermont snow for the first time, smacking his lips and thinking to himself, "OMG THE WHOLE WORLD IS MADE OF ICE CREAM." Yep, we still haven't taught him the difference between ice cream and ice.

[Photograph: Kenji Lopez-Alt]

In-your-face hambone.
In-your-face hambone.
Take a good look at his forehead wrinkles.