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[recipe] Hanukkah latkes, and a surprising handyman.
[recipe] Chocolate cinnamon ganache sandwich cookies for Hanukkah. Vote for your favorite cookie, too.
[recipe] Jam roly poly, French Quarter psychics, and a must-have book on baking with kids.
Come participate in my 2nd annual virtual cookie swap! (There are priiiiizes.)
[recipe] Black bean soup in the slow cooker, and a chance to do good, and feel good, too.
Persimmon salad, and why it's better to be hosted than to host.
Super-simple shredded sauteed Brussels sprouts. That's all she wrote.
[recipe] Cinnamon Bubble Buns. Make someone else bring pie so you can focus on breakfast.
[recipe] Pumpkin mini pies in a whole wheat ginger crust. Because little pies are cute.
[recipe] Mashed sweet potatoes with pecan crumble. Your search for the world's greatest Tgiving side is now over.
Slow cooker yellow split pea soup with ham, or how it feels to cheat on your appliances.
Corn and cod cakes, a raucous victory, and an Almost Meatless cookbook giveaway.
[recipe] Roasting a pumpkin, what to do with the puree, and why to avoid housecleaning books.
Chinese barbecued pork, a new cookbook, and cool grandmas.
[recipe] Date Nut Bread, or destiny, kidnapping, and cream cheese.
Why humans are fundamentally doofuses, and salted caramel ice cream.
Chicken stock in the slow cooker, and how a pair of dinosaur slippers sparked a marriage.
Polenta with caramelized onions and walnuts. Comforts, fills, and soothes.
Thin and crispy almond chocolate cookies, and one woman's wacked-out fantasy.
White Beans Puttanesca, and why you should never end an interview early.
Multigrain pancakes, make-ahead batter, and why you should never wait to share food with your neighbors.
Two-bite mint brownies, or how an adolescent grows up and stops straightening her bangs.
Cold mornings require a swift kick in the butt. Farro+apples+cashews+cayenne.
Green beans with chopped egg and olives. Or step aside, Deli Meat, there's a new sheriff in town.
Beer, or How to Throw a Successful Neighborhood Block Party.
How to pick safe canned tuna, and a tuna, arugula, and black rice salad.
One of 4 ingredients you need for this 1 minute version of chocolate yogurt.
Noodle kugel with melted apples. Perfect for noodletarians.
I won't put geraniums in my coffee, but I will put lavender in my ice cream sandwiches.
Welcoming, and cursing, a gift of vegetables, and potato-chard gnocchi.
A long weekend, a short recipe: corn on the cob with smoky lime butter.
When 3 days means 8 months, and mixed greens with peaches and candied lemon peel.
Manchego pesto, and why it's never too late to pick up origami.
Reflections on third grade, and blueberry buttermilk crumb cake.