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Week Seventeen - Vietnamese Prawn Sandwiches from "My Father's Daughter"

May’s cookbook is My Father’s Daughter by Gwyneth Paltrow. I’ve resisted Gwyneth’s cookbooks for years because I find her Rich WASP public persona to be irksome. 271 more words


Bruschetta & Baguette

The thing I look forward to the most whenever I eat at a fancy restaurant is the breadbasket. Not the intricate entrees, not the indulgent desserts. 505 more words


What to do with your only evening in Paris

Put on some lipstick

We spent the day working and were free around 9 p.m. We gave each other about 10 minutes in the hotel to freshen up and then we were off! 308 more words


What is Bagginses?

Sometimes, it’s really strange to me that people have normal jobs. Like, non-kitchen jobs. I’ve worked a single job outside of a kitchen or restaurant since the age of 13 (I did a brief stint at the IT department in college, go figure), so the thought of having eight-hour days with nights and weekends off is incredibly foreign to me.  498 more words


French onion soup with beer

I had a bag full of onion and nothing to do this afternoon. I’ve also been having a craving for a good french onion soup. It was a perfect situation. 273 more words


Life is short, eat dessert first! 

Every once in a while I go thru a phase that I call my ‘life is short, eat dessert first’ phase. That is why I was absent for such a long time and I want to apologize. 489 more words