What's my favorite part of the holidays? The food, family, friends and the holiday parties of course! And would there be any holiday parties without the food? The more I become acquainted with food, the more I come to realize how much it has to offer. Not only does it give us the constant nourishment we need to live our daily lives but it brings us together. It builds friendships. It also opens a world of opportunity to experiment with exciting flavors and try new recipes. That's one thing I love about food, it never has to be boring and there are limitless combinations of what can be created.
Orange-Cranberry Muffins Using Oat Flour
During the winter months, I make muffins almost weekly. I prefer Orange-Cranberry muffins, using my own recipe, but some of the time I might make bran muffins. I like having a muffin and a cup of hot tea for my breakfast.
When fresh cranberries...more
I’m kind of a berry fanatic. During the summer (or during the Chilean summer) I eat a surprisingly large quantity of blackberries, raspberries and strawberries.. I have no concerns about getting scurvy and my fruit stand guy exclaims excitedly “Ah! Blackberry lady! Good to see you today!” as I roll i...more
I want to take a moment to thank all my friends who have shared recipes (knowingly or not) with me this year. Some of you know who you are… I sat at your table and tried not to drool as I begged for the recipe for whatever délice you were featuring. Mmmm… many thanks for feeding me and for sharing!Others have no idea what inspiration I got from their blogs, cookbooks and cooking “apps”, magazine articles, or just walking past their restaurants or bakeries or… you get the idea. Mmmm, indeed! ...more
Fussy? I have two things to say about this: 1. The last time she asked me this question, I happened to be dating someone. When I told her this, she took me aside and whispered in my ear, "Play the field." Huh. 2. Yes, indeed, I am fussy. Here's why.
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