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No Comments Vanilla Pudding – Almond Milk Issa and I have been making almond milk on a regular basis now. I think I’ve got it down to a fine science (recipe found on Batch-33.com March 3, 2014). Soak almonds, blend 1 cup with 2 ½ cups water,... Read MoreWednesday, 12 March 2014 - Posted by
No Comments Post-Christmas Cookies, No. 2 – Pecan Shorties This is the second of the new to my repertoire cookie recipes. The first, posted last week brown butter, brown sugar, shorties and now this one, traditional Pecan Sandies. I forgot to mention that the three cookies that I’m writing... Read MoreThursday, 16 January 2014 - Posted by
No Comments Post-Christmas Cookies When I was young, my mom would every now and then make a batch of sugar cookie dough and we would get to make cut-out cookies. The dough was delicious both raw and plain baked. The baked, frosted cookies were... Read MoreSaturday, 04 January 2014 - Posted by
No Comments Cooking With Kids – Grissini I always love to cook with kids. My kid. My step-kids. Their friends. My nieces and nephews and their friends. My friend’s kids. Big kids, little kids. It doesn’t matter. Everyone can help and I love it when they do.... Read MoreWednesday, 03 July 2013 - Posted by
No Comments Fear Of Rhubarb I’ve been pretty curious about rhubarb for a couple of years but weirdly intimidated by it. It’s not an ingredient that either my mother or grandmother ever used when I was growing up. Ever. So I don’t have a context... Read MoreThursday, 20 June 2013 - Posted by
No Comments Cinco De Mayo!! You would think that for May 5th, Cinco de Mayo, I would cook and write about Mexican food – that’s what I did last year. Nope. Not this year. This year I’m writing about chocolate cookies.  I should have added... Read MoreFriday, 10 May 2013 - Posted by
No Comments More Beautiful Family And Family Of Family And Cocoa Nibs And Sea Salt My husband always tells me that he has no family (except his kids and us). I’ve written about this before. I can’t figure out if he really believes it or if he’s looking for sympathy or what the deal is... Read MoreTuesday, 26 March 2013 - Posted by
No Comments Cookies Of My Youth – Redux I was looking for an interesting chocolate chip cookie recipe. Not that there’s anything wrong with the Toll House recipe but I wanted something different. Maybe even something ‘better.’ I love super crispy cookies – like Tate’s. I think Tate’s... Read MoreTuesday, 06 November 2012 - Posted by
No Comments Chocolate Cookies…. Chocolate Cookie… And gluten free at that. (by Jesti – whoever that is – from Food52.com) This cookie was billed as “Divine gluten free chocolate cookies. No seriously.” I have to be honest with my readers… I think that is... Read MoreSaturday, 20 October 2012 - Posted by
No Comments Brownies These are the kind of brownies that always elicit the following comment “Your mom makes the BEST brownies.” I think they’re really great too however I cannot take credit for the recipe. It came from my very good, great neighbor... Read MoreThursday, 20 September 2012 - Posted by