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July Cook the Books! Review and Wrap-up: Gran Cocina Latina

So, I’m churning this out from the road. I’m in California, with my brother and parents, working through things with my Dad. Painful things, like end-of-life decisions, hospice, and grief. Sweet things, like snuggles, hand-holding, and head rubbing. And, that … Continue reading

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Radish + Peanut Butter= Sandwich Greatness

To commemorate college graduation, my brother and I spent the first part of the summer of 1995 on an epic month-long Eurail trip around Europe. Neither of us were strangers to European travel and we hit it hard and heavy.  To … Continue reading

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Cook It 2012: Cheese!

Cook It Challenge of the Month:  “Go forth! Make fresh cheese!”   Or, in my case, forget about cheese entirely until my pal Briggs reminded me days before I needed it done. You see, last week my Dad *almost* got his … Continue reading

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Cook it 2012: (On How Not to) Make Butter

This is where I should remind you that you shouldn’t necessarily do as I do.  Making butter, for example. Easy enough, right? Last year  Tigress made it look so easy. So simple. And so damn beautiful! Really…could butter be more gorgeous? … Continue reading

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Cook It 2012: (Sourdough) Bread

Hi! How are you? You are still here…that is a relief. It has been a long stretch, I know. I’m sorry.  I feel the need to apologize to everyone. Anyone reading. My lovely partner. My seriously awesome kiddo. My friends. … Continue reading

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