Category Archives: pancakes

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Winter Cooking Project #3: The Wonders of Ghee

Today’s cooking project is one of the simplest of the week, so simple that it takes only one ingredient and one pot. That’s it. And the benefits are enormous. Known as ghee in Indian cuisine,  it’s the technique of clarifying … Continue reading

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Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

5 Things That Make Any Pancake (or Waffle) Better

I’ve always enjoyed making pancakes, which is strange because I don’t consider myself much of a baker and pancakes are more of a baking-type chore (measuring cups, mixing bowls, the chemistry of gluten meeting butter, sugar, and eggs). Perhaps it’s … Continue reading

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Thursday, March 14th, 2013

When Taking Photos of Your Food ALL The Time and Posting Them on Instagram Goes Too Far

Here’s a lesson in why you shouldn’t let your cell phone monopolize your brain while traveling; because if you become easily distracted by texting, Pandora selections, and Instagram-liking (and yes, I love doing all of these things), you may miss … Continue reading

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Monday, July 16th, 2012

Are You A Kitchen Dictator?

The other night I had a situation (personal meltdown) during dinner time, which led to me howling at my family and screaming something along the lines of “I am the boss of the kitchen! I am the boss and you’re … Continue reading

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Sunday, April 1st, 2012

Pancakes Just Got Better

Pancakes on Sunday have always been part of our family’s weekly tradition. Belle and Conor start asking about them on Friday, with constant reminding (badgering) on Saturday, and then an early wake up Sunday—the kind where you flutter your eyes … Continue reading

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