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Tag Archives: food
Beauty is currently crouching on her dining room chair, clutching a fork and moaning “oh noooooo” over and over. She has been for some time. Nearly twenty minutes so far. I am unclear as to the point of this particular … Continue reading
Beauty was wonderful today. She was cheerful and charming and slept well and it was marvelous. Except for the couple of times she melted down, but we’ll ignore that. Or something. She’s one of those children who doesn’t notice she’s … Continue reading
I’m tired today. The baby was quite clingy; I think she’s still recovering. Real Simple had a recipe for baked fish sticks, and I remembered I had some frozen tilapia in the freezer (I love Trader Joes and their frozen … Continue reading
We made creme brulee today. In the past we’ve used the recipe from Cook’s Illustrated, which creates wonderful creme brulee but takes forever and a day. The cooking and the baking (with a water bath, of course) and then cool … Continue reading
I’m posting this because you need this recipe. There are a lot of recipes that call themselves “Chicken with 40 Cloves of Garlic.” This one is the simplest I’ve seen, and as far as I can tell it is so fantastically good … Continue reading