Category Archives: Baking

The Vegan Souffle Problem

Have you ever had an ear-worm that stays with you for days on end? I had that last week, only it was a food that was stuck in my mind and not a song. Souffle, my mind said. Over and over I … Continue reading

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Don’t forget the egg whites!

I have some food catching up to do. It did take a few days longer than I would have liked, but I made a full recovery from my illness last week. The downside was that I barely got any cooking … Continue reading

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An extra hour for baking

On Sunday I woke up full of energy. Maybe it was the extra hour of sleep I had gotten (theoretically), but I was still up by 730am – and I was ready to cook. I used the recipe from Smitten … Continue reading

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Holiday Cooking

It started. A few weeks ago the latest copy of VegNews magazine arrived – the infamous holiday issue with pages and pages of Thanksgiving recipes. Then Pinterest turned into a veritable holiday spread. All of the food blogs are talking … Continue reading

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The Weekend Montage

We are so lucky to have survived the hurricane relatively unscathed. The worst parts were some flooding in the bedroom and a leaky gallon of water under the sink. You’d think with that with living on the seventh floor that … Continue reading

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Impatience and baking

By the time I finished the apple bread last night, I was already done writing about dinner. I think my time limit on cooking is three hours. After that amount of time, I’m no longer interested in waiting for something … Continue reading

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Disappointment: The name of the game

Disappointment is taking out your brand new Kitchenaid Stand Mixer, plugging it in, and realizing that the recipe you are about to make needs to be hand-mixed. We just got the mixer as a wedding gift, and it’s clearly a … Continue reading

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