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Awards You Can *Really* Get Behind

03.08.2010
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ACADEMY SCHMADEMY. Between all the buildup, the actual event itself, and the approaching week’s debates over who got cheated, who looked classy or trashy, and so forth . . . I’m glad Oscars season is over till next year. If I have to weigh in, I’ll say brava to Mo’Nique and Sandra (though the foodie [...]

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Recipes That Speak of Home: an eCookbook to Help Haiti

02.07.2010

I first “met” Lauren McMillan of the blog Celiac Teen when she hosted the Daring Baker’s Challenge in January—and in so doing, showed me (and the whole the DB community) the bliss of Nanaimo Bars. Now, Lauren has shown us all something else: what one teenage girl can do to help others if she puts [...]

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Mac and Cheese After Waltuck

05.23.2009

My take on the family classic, adapted slightly from David Waltuck’s recipe from the book Staff Meals from Chanterelle. Creamy, cheesy comfort.

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Growing Boy’s Pasta Bolognese

05.23.2009

The first installment of “Cooking with Q,” in which Mom regularly gets Son (six years old at the start of this adventure) into the kitchen to help make a dish of his own choosing.

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