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chocolatey grain-free, nut-free banana bread (and a name change)

You might have noticed a name change around here. Let me explain. A few summers ago, with some luxurious free time on my hands and New Years inspiration in my heart, I started this little blog. 626 more words

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Dune Is Chef Zwiezen's Falafel Paradise


At last, the sequel to my pork and Doritos-fueled binge at Tacos y Amor. This time I stuffed my face full of herby, hearty falafel on some house-made flatbread. 42 more words

Food & Life

Reducing waste in your home

I have opinion on many things but I only have a soapbox on one. Recycling. Reducing waste. I try to recycle everything within my power. During the winter months I still compost using plastic buckets to store frozen compost and household scraps till spring. 230 more words

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Day 24--Christmas Eve

Welcome to Christmas Eve!  What a wonderful family day!  I am so excited to have everyone together–husband, sons, mother, sister, best friend.  I don’t know about you, but I will be spending my day cooking, at least until it is time to do the stockings.  87 more words


Day 22--Texas Hash

My mom always made this great beef-noodle casserole called Texas Hash.  It is not what I usually think of as “hash” (a thick concoction of potatoes and vegetables with a little beef thrown in for good measure).  162 more words


Day 15--Caramel Popcorn

Flavored popcorns are all the rage these days, but I was making this one when the primary source of caramel popcorn was Cracker Jack.  It is really delicious, and the caramel is great over ice cream, too. 184 more words



When I hear “new” I tend to listen. When I hear “new” and “food” in the same sentence I tend to listen even more.

A couple of weekends ago Daniel and Martin told me that they wanted to try out a new food court at Ringen, Södermalm, and of course I said “Oh, yes please”. 242 more words