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October 2009

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My Kitchen Basics

  I cleared out my cooking cupboard and piled everything up on a table… I’m trying to make a point.   I think it’s important you know that you don’t need cabinets full of fancy equipment to make glorious things…

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Beyond the Kitchen

We Do Dinner!

  Hey!  Can I share some fun news!?  Sweet… thanks. What makes dinner with friends even more fun and lovely?  A dash of holiday spirit… aaaand whiskey.   I love the months between September and January because I get to…

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Fruit Holiday Recipes

Persimmon Pudding

Persimmon Pudding, from tree to table. Step One:  Find a neighbor with a gorgeous, almost cartoon like persimmon tree.  Ask your Mom to help you pick persimmons… Mom always likes to help. Step Two:  Entice neighbor and Mamabear with the…

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Beyond the Kitchen

Swabbing

  What’s going on in my world?   Oooh the usual… just swabbing my cheeks, barcoding the samples, labeling them a biohazard, shoving them in an envelope and leaving them for the postman.  That’s normal… I do this nearly everyday. I’m…

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Cakes Fruit Recipes

Spiced Apple Cake

I sometimes wish that my future self could just pop into my present world just to… you know… say hi, and let me know that everything in the future is going along just swimmingly.  That never happens, but maybe I…

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