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February 2008

gluten-free soup vegan vegetarian

Lentil Soup, Lightly Spiced

OK, so maybe I lied a little. I did make something new the other night, though admittedly it was a riff on something I’d made before: a lentil soup/stew. Let me backtrack. Last week I ordered a ‘mystery box’ from Mariquita Farms, knowing there…

29 February 2008

Oh, February

Today I went to the Ferry Building and bought cupcakes, because sometimes, you just have to. Miette was crowded, and when it was my turn I bravely marched up to the counter and ordered six (locals, please do not mentally calculate how much that…

26 February 2008
baking california nostalgia travels


My parents used to live in Colorado — Boulder, to be exact — and I like to think if some trick of fate had gone differently, I would have been born there, instead of along the Pacific. How different life could have been! I…

21 February 2008
baking holidays vegan


Good morning, sunshines! On this day of days, the sun is blazing down, and I’m off to a fancy luncheon in a few hours; but in the meantime, I can’t help but want to wish you a very sweet day full of love and…

14 February 2008