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Double The Fun For the Big 0-2

(A Dino-Mite Dessert Table)

What a difference a year makes.  Last year, we celebrated my son’s first birthday quietly at home in L.A.  — just me, my husband, my parents via Skype, and the birthday boy, of course.   657 more words


Green Eggs and Ham? No – Green Tomato Pie!



Music – “Green Tomatoes” from 50’s & 60’s Wild Guitar Instrumentals by Pat & the Wildcats. Released: 2013


In deference to Dr. 548 more words


George Mendes: My Portugal

Photograph Brent Herrig

Photograph Brent Herrig

Photograph Brent Herrig

“My friends were having pizza and I had to go home to eat cod. Little did I know I would revisit those ingredients in my later years as a chef.” 1,006 more words


Cookbook Obsession: Review of Chloe's Vegan Italian Kitchen

While being unemployed has certain benefits (namely more time with friends and family), the downside is a very limited cookbook budget.  I have a list of about 10 new-ish titles I’d like to buy and a budget of $0 to buy them.   881 more words

Vegan Food

Chef Johnny Iuzzini is a SUGAR RUSH

I should know better by now not to underestimate

Chef Johnny Iuzzini.

Johnny and I met a few years ago at a baking competition I had entered on a last-minute whim for a good cause, which he was judging and where I won two of four awards for a gluten-free, savory hand pie.   816 more words


Food Bank day in Vancouver

Yesterday was food bank day in Vancouver and I happened to walk by one of the big events on my way back to work from the gym. 330 more words

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