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Word of the Day

No. 99. Planked:
Cooked on a thick hardwood plank.


Flourless Fudge Sandwich Cookies with Opera Cream Filling

The sweet chocolatey Flourless Fudge Cookies from King Arthur Flour are perfect paired with the Opera Cream outlined in my April 5th post, Homemade Opera Creams. 334 more words


Why We Choose to Homestead

Some people may think we are crazy.  Some may be envious.  Mostly, everyone wants to know WHY.

Here is the deal, guys.  The husband and I both feel strongly about what we want to put in our bodies.   344 more words


Strawberry Glazed Lemon Ricotta Cake

Soft and tender lemon ricotta cake glazed with strawberry icing and fresh fruit purée.

Spring, spring, lovely spring! Even though it’s been a bit grey and cold, I am full of inspiration and optimism for the upcoming spring baking season. 465 more words


Word of the Day

No. 82. Grill:
To cook on a grill over intense heat.


Homemade paneer

I love paneer. Love it. Paneer Butter Masala. Paneer Tikka. Saag Paneer. But dear lord it is expensive. Almost £2 for a teeny pack.

The universe wouldn’t want me to pay almost £2 for a teeny pack of paneer. 586 more words


Word of the Day

No. 51. Bake:
To cook by dry heat, usually in the oven.