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I may need an intervention

You will recall the other day I waxed rhapsodic about my new steam-convection oven, and the Anadama bread that came out of it.

I am happy to report the CSO has continued to perform beautifully, all the way from toast to roasted veggies and baked fish to…more bread! 529 more words


Cooking Tips #2: Bread Time!

A lot of people are put off baking their own bread, and for a good reason: it takes time! Time that you could spend doing other things! 2,173 more words



I know, I know. I keep going on about bread. It’s because I’m determined to Get It Right.

I tried again with white bread the other day, with the rest of the Laucke flour. 156 more words


Bastille Meal: No Big Deal (Just Add Wine)

It was a grass-roots movement that actually succeeded: the storming of the Bastille by a mob of raging Parisians on July 14, 1789. Louis XIV’s ruthless soldiers had been holdingĀ  317 more words

France's All-You-Can-Eat Guide To Weight Loss

If you know me, you know that I have one HELL of a sweet tooth. It is my greatest pride and my funniest flaw. I never go to bed without dessert and I never share the last bite when I go halfsies! 1,027 more words

Jewel of the day: Suzanne Kalan Rose Gold Baguette Diamond Ring

I like the seemingly haphazard way these baguette diamonds are set. It gives these somewhat formal stones a more jaunty appearance. By Suzanne Kalan, this 18k rose gold band is set with 1.6 carats of diamonds, and sells through… 10 more words


Bakery Venice--Princi

Fantastic Bakery in Venice called Princi, not far away from the famous “mercato”, open air market, where its possibile to buy fruit, vegetables, fish…

It is nice to buy the mini baguettes and eat them around the city or bring them in the train, gondola, vaporetto in case you need to travel… 20 more words