Category Archives: recipes

Gâteau de Crêpes with Green Tea Cream

The day I opened my copy of Chocolate Epiphany , by Francois Payard, I knew I had to make this cake. While there are so many amazing recipes inside, this one just spoke to me. I love layers- and this one had 20 mouth watering layers of chocolate crepes, infused with orange zest, filled with […]

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Gorgonzola and Butternut Squash Pizza

I have a nice collection of cookbooks- over 120 at last count. In the past, I used to read them like novel’s. It seems though, that since so many recipes have become available over the internet, my cookbooks have gathered a little bit of dust. Sad, since there are so many amazing recipes available in […]

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Asian Pears With Vanilla Poached Kumquats- Bookmarked Recipes

I was visiting over at Patsy’s blog- Family, Friends, and Food, and saw the invite to participate in Bookmarked Recipes. She is hosting this coming Mondays event (where all recipes will be shown), and I thought it a great opportunity to try this recipe I’ve been thinking about for some time now. I was looking […]

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Orange, Radish, and Mint Salad

I have been so good about planning my meals ahead, and making sure I have ingredients on hand to make healthy dishes. I have found that if you do a little cookbook reading, and plan your meals ahead of time, you are less likely to eat poorly and/ or cheat, especially when trying to eat […]

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Presto Pasta Nights: San Marzano Chicken with Fusilli

One of my favorite blogger’s, Theresa over at Food Hunters Guide to Cuisine, is hosting Presto Pasta Nights this month. I thought since I’m trying to eat much healthier these days, that I’d enter a relatively healthy pasta dish. Since beginning this diet and exercise journey I have thought about food constantly! I’ve always enjoyed […]

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