Archive | December, 2009

One foodie's wishlist

Jura-Capresso ® Electric Kettle More agonizingly dull than watching paint dry is watching water boil. Now, a quicker solution. Bodum New Kenya 12-Ounce Coffee Press, Black To encourage my caffeine addiction. Wüsthof Classic 6-Inch Cook’s Knife So I won’t messily hurt myself with the dull blade I’ve been using. Mess. Don’t want. Pink Rolling pin [...]

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b'nut squash 'n shrimp, tofu stir fry

Emerging from a brief hiatus,

Finals week for the college folks. Need brain food: baked butternut squash lightly coated with a brown-sugar glaze and a shrimp-tofu-broccoli-mushroom stir-fry in infamous Chinese “brown sauce.” That’s merely: oyster sauce + soy sauce, for those not clued in. Other things to boost energy: brewing some Starbucks Christmas blend, and hitting the gym (favorite game [...]

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Qu'ils mangent de la brioche

Qu'ils mangent de la brioche

The Best Coconut Cake In The World Throwdown’s Toasted Coconut Cake with Coconut Filling and Coconut Buttercream recipe I love brunch– for consuming ungodly amounts of calories in one combined breakfast-lunch meal, for the pretense of leisure, and for bonding with my lovely girlfriends. We enjoyed a meal that satisfied all those coveted qualities at [...]

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