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Eating My Age

It’s hard to believe that I detested hot cereal at the beginning of freshman year.  Oatmeal cookies were a favorite, baked oatmeal was delectable, and granola was ALWAYS in my yogurt.  244 more words

My Healthy LIfe

The Rare 'Kairagi' Tanto!

If you are looking to get an authentic Nihonto made by me, swordsmith Kunimasa, here’s my newest tanto, short sword!

This features a very unique shark-skin pattern called… 93 more words


It's on!

Somewhere along the way, some of my friends became convinced I like small stuff (in terms of quilting)…

I will admit that I have probably contributed to that belief in a variety of ways. 218 more words


Honeyed Plum, Almond and Dark Chocolate Tart

Behold one of the most versatile tart recipes ever. Using Dorie Greenspan’s basic recipes for ‘Sweet Tart Dough’ and ‘Almond Cream’, as found in her legendary book ‘Around my French Table’ (highly recommended), you can create so many variations of this beautifully fruity, rich, silky tart. 907 more words