Monthly Archives: December 2013


Nel Nuovo Anno!

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It was a great year here at Strudel and Streusel.  Before we move into the new year, we want to thank all of you for making 2013 so bellissimo!  This is our 230th post since Strudel and I created this blog … Continue reading

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It snowed in Seattle!

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   It lasted for just a few hours on Friday morning, the temperatures lifted and the snow was gone by late morning. It was incredibly pretty while it lasted. Below is my snowy kale.          

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Maple Coconut Granola

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 Here’s a thing about me: generally speaking, I’m wildly uncreative. I realize I’ve covered this topic in the past, but it’s worth repeating again this holiday season. Time and time again, I find myself attempting (and failing) to find my … Continue reading

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Chocolate Cherry Coconut Cookies

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It’s here again, the Great Cookie Swap!  This is my third year participating and I loved this one as much as 2011 and 2012!  I think this is my best creation yet!

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Holiday Cheesy Flaky Rolls

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Have you heard of Tartine Bakery?  No?  Maybe Chad Robertson?  As fast as you can, go out and buy one of Chad Robertson’s books! Really, GO NOW! I have Tartine Bread and it has transformed how I bake bread!  Tartine’s owner … Continue reading

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