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Cookbooks I Am Coveting

So I haven’t been cooking anything interesting except my kale skillets and sambar and humble dal-roti-sabzi. Nothing interesting or exciting enough to post here!

But I have been adding things to my ever-growing Amazon wishlist.  748 more words

Being Me

Friday Faves

{happy first day of spring!}

Happy Friday, friends! What are you up to this weekend? Besides watching basketball nonstop from now until Sunday night, that is.  147 more words


Eating with the Eyes and “Colour Conditioning”



Music: “Eat It” from Greatest Hits by “Weird Al” Yankovic. Released: 1999.The ubiquitous “they” say that “you eat with your eyes first”, although the term has been around for so long, no one individual seems to be able to claim the fame for the quote. 1,065 more words


Ann Seranne: America’s #1 Expert on Blender Cookery

In 1961, Ann Seranne and Eileen Gaden, both former Gourmet Magazine editors, published The Blender Cookbook to rave reviews. Not at all gimmicky, the cookbook was heralded by Craig Claiborne as an inspired, functional, and welcome resource, penned by “probably the world’s leading authorities on what a blender will and will not do.” 106 more words

Food History

Guinness World Records in New Mexico: from Cookbooks to Slinkys!

Readers may recall my post of November 11th, 2013, in which I, somewhat tongue in cheek, announced my new “officially amazing” status, as the Guinness World Record Holder… 287 more words


The Elephant is Slowly Being Reconstructed !

I have been remiss in posting to WordPress, as the elephant (aka 4,700 cookbooks, plus a couple of thousand of his non-cookbook friends) made the humongous trip of 10 miles to their new home. 163 more words