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Sinister Citrus: Blood Orange Olive Oil Cake and Being a Grown-Up

I’ve spent a lot of time in my twenties wondering when a person becomes an adult.

Is there a magic age when you suddenly…


Book Review: Harvest 

Harvest is a collection of recipes divided up by the seasons, with recipes for produce at its best in summer, autumn, winter and spring.

The book contains beautiful photography accompanied by gorgeous watercolour illustrations of the produce featured in the recipes. 542 more words


How I Spent My Snowy Day

Baking cake; specifically, an orange-scented, olive oil- and yogurt-laden confection with chucks of semisweet and bittersweet chocolate.

It’s a riff on a recipe that appeared last week in the… 372 more words



In my two visits to Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich‘s Babbo, the food has been nothing short of excellent, including the Pasta Tasting (and wine pairing… 296 more words


Sam's Birthday Cake

For my best friend Sam’s 25th birthday, I wanted to bake her a special cake. It had to reflect the beautiful person that I know her to be in just the right ways. 492 more words


Orange Cake (#butterless) 

Jingle bells, jingle bells
Jingle all the way
Oh, what fun it is to ride
In a one horse open sleigh
Hey, jingle bells, jingle bells… 524 more words


Olive Oil, Banana Bread

I don’t really know whether this should be called bread or cake. But considering I eat it for breakfast, I feel less guilty calling it bread. 352 more words