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Life in the Desert – Prickly Pear Cactus Jelly !



Music – “Don’t Sit On a Cactus” from Don’t Sit on a Cactus by Joel Frankel. Released: 1997

It’s that time of year around New Mexico, when the Prickly Pear cactus fruits begin to ripen to their luscious deep… 696 more words


Vegan MOFO plans!

Welcome everyone to Vegan MOFO 2014!

I don’t know about you but I’ve spent the day adding all of the participating blogs to my blogreader. There are some exciting themes out there including bento boxes, Harry Potter and Disney! 410 more words


Vegan MOFO is almost here!

It’s come along fast hasn’t it? Vegan bloggers all over the world are currently raiding their fridges and hammering their keyboards in preparation! This will be my second year taking part and I’m excited to reveal my theme to you guys! 100 more words


Cabana: The Cookbook - Brasilian Barbecue & Beyond by David Ponte, Lizzy Barber and Jamie Barber

There are now five Cabana restaurants in London, each offering typical, informal Brasilian food. This book, written by Cabana’s founders, gives recipes from the restaurants’ menus. 220 more words

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3 Posts to Toast Julia Child's 102nd Birthday

Today would have been Julia Child’s 102nd birthday and with her towering height, booming voice, vivacious personality, and insatiable appetite for food, eating, cooking, and learning new things, we can be sure she would have celebrated in style.  402 more words


Cut the Carbs by Tori Haschka

For me, cookbooks have to do three things: first and foremost, the recipes have to work, enabling me to produce tasty and presentable food at the first attempt. 557 more words

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Little Old Lady Recipes

My newest cookbook acquisition is one I picked up in a gift shop in Oak Harbor, Washington. I love touristy type shops because you never know what you’ll find, from odd jewelry to local artists’ designs, to cookbooks you would never find in “normal” stores. 124 more words

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