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'Triumphant and unfussy': This is how Smitten Kitchen's Deb Perelman tackles everyday cooking

Our cookbook of the week is Smitten Kitchen Every Day, by award-winning author and perennially popular first-wave food blogger Deb Perelman. To try a recipe from the book, check out: … 671 more words


5 for Friday: Hoopla Review + Agatha Christie

Because I currently don’t have a commute, I haven’t been listening to audiobooks as much as I’d like to. I’m not one of those people who can really concentrate on one when I’m cooking or cleaning, nor can I do it while I’m lying in bed. 1,343 more words


Make this Holiday Season the Best Ever!

It’s officially my favorite time of year!  November marks the start to a string of holidays that brings on the festive memories and excuses for merry-making left and right.    531 more words


Books About Food

Recently I have been investing much more time into reading cook books and food blogs and am hoping to set aside a larger portion of my free time to making and baking food. 361 more words

Themed Booklists

The Complete Asian Cookbook

The Complete Asian Cookbook

I absolutely love Asian cooking. Though there is no genealogical proof, but I still say somewhere back in my family history…someone..someone had to be Asian. 8 more words


Six vegan cookbooks for your wish list

Without a well-stocked bookshelf in my kitchen, dinner wouldn’t happen most days. Unlike people who have developed family-favourite recipes that they rely on weekly to nourish the family, without some spark of inspiration or craving to fill, I couldn’t be bothered to cook. 1,049 more words


On the menu - Pasta con Peperoni alle Erbe, Gnocchi al Pomodoro and Brown Rice Bibimbap


Yes, I’ve hit the Gino D’Acampo pasta book again, this one with yellow peppers and lots of herbs is rather nice, although I changed it a bit by swapping the thyme with oregano, as that’s what I had and adding pancetta. 158 more words