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Baking Knowledge 101: Intro to Cinnamon (plus recipe!)

Cinnamon: The Hardest Worker in Culinary Show Biz.

Cinnamon is a very accomplished multi-tasker; it’s not only used in a multitude of both everyday and holiday-themed baking recipes, but it’s also featured in several exotic cooking and drink recipes. 868 more words


Book Review: Matched (Ally Condie)

I read this series about a month ago, because I was craving another dystopian society book, and I had already read The Hunger Games a million times since middle school, and Divergent a million times since high school. 771 more words


Ever After

“I didn’t marry you plus kids, I married you for you; if they never come I have in you more than I EVER deserved!” -To my wife in the wake of our grieving in 2010:

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Gone But Not Forgotten

Goodhousekeeping Celeb Bake stars event

I attended the Goodhousekeeping Celeb bake stars event at the Cassia Restaurant on the Ntida Wine Farm in Durbanville on Wednesday and boy oh boy ….   215 more words

Essential Oils in the Bible

“You love righteousness and hate wickedness; therefore God, Your God, has anointed You with the oil of gladness more than Your companions. All Your garments are… 21 more words

Essential Oils

Essential Oils in the Bible

“Also take for yourself quality spices- five hundred shekels of liquid myrrh, half as much sweet-smelling cinnamon (two hundred and fifty shekels), two hundred and fifty shekels of sweet-smelling cane , five hundred shekels of cassia, according to the shekel of the sanctuary, and a hin of olive oil. 30 more words


Ingredient Profile: Cinnamon

Cinnamon comes from the inner bark of evergreen trees native to Sri Lanka, southwest India, and Asia. After it is peeled away from the tree this, this brown bark curls up into tubes called “quills” as it dries. 1,211 more words