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Time Out from Marcella - With Margaret Fulton, Weight Watchers and Marcella #117 (of 466)

You may argue that my ‘time out’ has been time out from blogging. Since my last post, 17 days ago, I’ve been back at work, speaking at an evening on Mentoring Women, speaking at a Women’s Weekend Away, and hosting various visitors staying in my home. 401 more words

Marcella Hazan

Episode 1 is on-the-air!

OK! SO! The first episode of the 5 Seasons Cooking Show is now available for viewing on the Community Television Network website, 5 Seasons Cooking Show… 57 more words


The Biggest Losers' Cider-Poached Pears with Yogurt and Toasted Almonds

Years ago I remember sitting on my couch watching The Biggest Loser. Admit it, seeing Jillian scream at contestants makes for decent entertainment. Then the cameras panned to a nutrition section of the program and in walked… 432 more words


Poached pears in red wine and spices

I was lucky enough to meet the brilliant Italian chef Valentina Harris at a special dinner party thrown earlier this year by Paddy and Judith O’Hagan who are part of the team behind the… 488 more words


Poached Pears {or, The Easiest Dessert to Make, Even Though it Sounds Super Complicated}

The humble pear.  Pears can be so, so good when they’re in season, juicy and best when cold – honestly, pears are one of my favorite fruits.   360 more words

Poached Pears!

Poached Pears
(Serves 4) – Vegan, Gluten-Free

3 Williams Pears aka Bartlett, peeled/cored/quartered
3 Tbsp Earth Balance (vegan butter)
1 ½ Tbsp Brown Sugar… 96 more words

Desserts & Snacks

Food Project

So, I’m back in college after easter holiday. This is what I have been up to this morning. 8 more words