Monthly Archives: June 2009

Ice-cream & Fruit


I’ve signed myself up for a monthly series of photo remakes on Flickr to hone my photography skills while savoring tempting food shots by other photographers. Hosted by Lara Ferroni of the amazing food photography site Still Life With…, each month presents a new image that Lara selects for the group to replicate over the […]

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Simple Salmon


I was 18 when Salmon Fever hit my family. We started having the fish in myriad forms a few dinners a week – there was grilled salmon, poached salmon, salmon curries, salmon steaks….as many as my mother’s inspiration allowed. Due to its nutritional value (convincing my mother that this was the solution to counter-balance the […]

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BBA Challenge #2 – Artos, Greek Celebration Breads


My days have been filled with yeast, flour, gluten, enzymes, and all things bread-related as I catch up with the rest of the food bloggers on the Bread Baker’s Apprentice Challenge. Artos is the second recipe in Reinhart’s book, a master recipe for a variety of Greek Celebration breads which are baked and blessed during […]

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BBA Challenge – Anadama Bread


So! I’ve decided to jump on the bandwagon, joining more than 200 other food bloggers around the world on the Bread Baker’s Apprentice (BBA) Challenge. Organized by Nicole at Pinch My Salt, the idea is to work through all the recipes in Peter Reinhart’s book, Bread Baker’s Apprentice: Mastering the Art of Extraordinary Bread, a […]

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Eating Seattle


Seattle. The city of incessant drizzle, Grey’s Anatomy, Starbucks, Kurt Cobain and the Grunge movement, and most importantly, the true home of ‘Pacific Northwestern’ cuisine. On a recent visit in late May, we were blessed with sunny weather throughout the trip, trading in umbrellas and hoods for sunglasses and shorts. In fact, the weather was […]

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