Monthly Archives: August 2011


Patience Young Grasshopper

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I loved Karate Kid when it came out.  The 1984 version that is.   Wow – was it really that long ago?   Every time I hear the word Grasshopper, I think of Pat Morita.

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Truffles and Sponge Candy – August Daring Bakers Challenge

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The August 2011 Daring Bakers’ Challenge was hosted by Lisa of Parsley, Sage, Desserts and Line Drive and Mandy of What the Fruitcake?!. These two sugar mavens challenged us to make sinfully delicious candies! This was a special challenge for … Continue reading

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Gettin’ Baked in Brooklyn…

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No, not that kind of baked! A better kind of baked.

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Strawberries = Summer

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As the end of Summer rapidly approaches, I couldn’t let it completely pass by without sharing with you one of my favorite summertime places!

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Pecan Pesto

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I went to my farmer’s market and this beautiful green basil said “buy me”.  Then a freshly baked loaf of 7 grain said “serve me with pesto”. When I got home I realized I had no pine nuts and no … Continue reading

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Millet Muffins

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