Monthly Archives: November 2009

English Muffins & Eggs Benedict

Peter Reinhart’s easy English Muffins from the BBA Challenge, served up in a deliciously indulgent breakfast of Eggs Benedict with smoked salmon.

Food Styling & Photography Weekend (Part 2)

Recap of a weekend spent with photographer Matt Armendariz and food stylists Denise Vivaldo and Cindie Flannigan.

Let’s Lunch – Cranberry Lime Tart

Decadent as it may sound, we’re having dessert for this month’s lunch installment! Set aside those cold sandwiches, wrinkled salads and overnight soups for this Cranberry Lime tart. It’s as finger-licking delicious and yes, tart as they come. A category as wide and tempting as ‘Fall Desserts’ is pure nightmare for an indecisive Libran like me. So many ingredients, so little time. Karen over at Geofooding, ever the decisive blogger that she is, staked her claim on

Food Styling & Photography Weekend (Part 1)

Recap of a weekend spent with photographer Matt Armendariz and food stylists Denise Vivaldo and Cindie Flannigan.

Leeks, Truffle, Tomatoes & An Anniversary

It’s been a whirlwind of activity since returning from Denver last week. On Saturday, I drove up to San Francisco to spend the day with Dianne Jacob and a host of other aspiring writers (including Patricia from Brownies For Dinner and Joel from Six By 10 Tiny Kitchen) for a workshop on food writing. It wasn’t your typical way to spend a Saturday, but time flew by as the seven of us discussed everything from the state of food writing today to the importance of blogging, to reporting

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