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Orange-Scented Brussels Sprouts with Brown Butter

You’re probably waiting patiently for the annual What’s for Dinner Thanksgiving recap. Not going to happen. I spent much more time enjoying my family and the amazing food than I did taking photos. I did, of course, take some photos… … Continue reading

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Whole Wheat Cinnamon Pinwheel Bread

Eight years ago today, on a cold and rainy day, I took the first non-sick sick day at my first teaching job for a very good reason: my mom was getting married! A bouquet of white tulips, a short and … Continue reading

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Bread and Butter

This was going to be a post about bread. More specifically, this bread: It’s a super-fluffy, high-fiber, slightly sourdough whole wheat bread I made because, to be honest, we were out of bread, and I was bored and cold on … Continue reading

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Croissants From Scratch

In our house growing up, we spent many many many Saturday mornings watching episodes of cooking shows on PBS interspersed with bouts of cleaning. Sometimes, we’d forgo an episode here and there (a repeat of The Frugal Gourmet, for example) … Continue reading

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Hearty Whole Wheat Bread

After the wonderful girls’ weekend I had this past couple of days, I was fairly excited to go home and crash… but my friend Amanda had another idea before I could go home. In between where we were staying and … Continue reading

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