Monthly Archives: April 2011

Baking Bread

For me, bread is the mana of life. The smell, taste, and texture soothe my soul. Back in the day, when I was as poor as the poorest church mouse, I made bread all the time. It was a weekly … Continue reading

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A little video test a shorty on Cafe DuMond in NOLA. Biegnets and Cafe au Lait.

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The Right Stuff

I was having a conversation with a friend… about writing a recipe and realizing that not everyone has the same kinds of utensils and pans at their house as I do in mine and how I needed to write more … Continue reading

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Spring Time is Grill Time

With the weather here in the Willamette valley starting to look a little more like spring than the cold and wet of winter, people all over town are hauling out their grilling machines. To avoid the doldrums of hamburgers, hotdogs, … Continue reading

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Starting Over

When you have a plan, and then that plan is put on hold so you can fight the cancer that has invaded your body, everything changes. At a time when I thought I would still be traveling and writing and … Continue reading

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