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5 Salad Mistakes You Might Be Making

Salad mistakes go way beyond drowning veggies in processed salad dressings. A salad seems like such a simple dish right? Yet these mistakes are so common, salads often get a bad rap. 1,002 more words


Bitter Greens

By Kate Forsyth            Vintage Books 2012             Adult fiction

Score: 8.5/10                Genre: Historical Fiction & Dark Fairytale Retelling

Charlotte-Rose de la Force has been exiled to an austere nunnery by Louis XIV. 565 more words

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Recipe: Beet, Ginger & Coconut Milk Soup.

We had occasion to put on a vegan dinner, or rather, a dinner for a dear friend who happens to be vegan — and allergic to dairy.   440 more words


Salad with bitter greens, pears, blue cheese and toasted nuts


1 head Boston, Bibb or sturdy red or green leaf lettuce

1 bunch watercress

1 small head frisee, and/or radicchio, and/or Belgian endive

1-2 ripe D’Anjou pears… 207 more words


Baking for Bookworms: Cinnamon Cake from Kate Forsyth's Bitter Greens

So this post is late, obviously. I haven’t been keeping up with my baking for bookworms posts very well, even though they’re one of my favorite features. 476 more words

Baking For Bookworms

Women Writers Reading Challenge #57: Bitter Greens by Kate Forsyth

Kate Forsyth’s book is an interesting look into the history of fairy tales themselves. The book focuses on Charlotte-Rose de la Force who is the author of the first written account of Rapunzel in Louis XIV’s France. 159 more words

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Book Review: Bitter Greens by Kate Forsyth #AWW2015

Title: Bitter Greens
Author: Kate Forsyth
Genre: Historical fantasy
Date Read: 05/10/2015 – 16/10/2015
Rating: ★★★★


First of all, a note on the hashtag in this post’s title. 465 more words