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Technique 101: Boiling Water

Okay… I know this sounds totally simple, but I promised I was starting basic. This is about as basic as it gets.

Get a pot where you can put all your water in it and still have 2/3rds to 3/4ths of room left at the top. 327 more words

Boiling

Chicken Enchiladas with Pico de Gallo

This is definitely an Americanized version of enchiladas, so let me just be frank & say that up front! It comes from a recipe my mom always used while we were growing up, & I use it in my kitchen today. 334 more words

Cooking & Baking

Songs for Swinging Bakers

The arrival of guests chez nous today has given me a good excuse to do some baking.

Hub and I have been trying to cut down a bit on indulgences recently so I have not been baking as frequently as I used to.   82 more words

Baking

Cranberry Orange Muffins

I made up this recipe this morning because I had a hankering for cranberry and orange, but was too lazy to search for a recipe. They were so good I thought I’d share. 106 more words

Food

Creamy Tomato and Spinach pasta

I love spinach but I haven’t seen fresh spinach here. These days I really wanted have something spinach dish. So I went to the supermarket and got a box of frozen spinach mixed with gorgonzola. 219 more words

Cooking & Baking

Today's Treats

It’s a bit chilly in the morning these days. It is still in the middle of August, but summer has gone? The temperature goes down around 9 degrees in the morning and evening and up by around 19 degrees during the day.   95 more words

Knitting & Crochet

African Lunch

Hi, there!  Today I had an amazingly delicious lunch!  It’s a type of African meal called… actually I don’t know what the actual meal is called, but I know what it has in it:  *fufu and peanut butter soup! 350 more words

Cooking & Baking