April 2010

Five Friday Favorites- 04/30/2010

April 30, 2010
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Five Friday Favorites posts feature news articles from the food world, recipes which look amazing, or anything I find interesting, want to share, or think readers might like too. Leave a comment and tell me what you think!    1. Japanese Food:  Almost like a food glossary for Tokyo, this cnngo article, “40 Tokyo Foods We Can’t Live Without” really intrigued […]

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Cooking Your Own Fast Food; Pizza with Fresh Sausage, Mushrooms and Olives

April 26, 2010
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In his book Food Rules: An Eater’s Manual, Michael Pollan says “Eat all the junk food you want as long as you cook it yourself.” His theory is if you have to make the french fries yourself, you are less likely to eat them as often as you would if you got them from the […]

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Garden Update; Breaking Even with the Monsters

April 24, 2010
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In my previous post about the expense of gardening I know I said I hoped not to have too much more non-plant related expense, but alas, I spoke too soon.  The digging of the raccoons got to be detrimental to the garden. They were taking out so much soil from the bottom, the beds were […]

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Five Friday Favorites-04/16/2010

April 16, 2010
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Five Friday Favorites posts feature news articles from the food world, recipes which look amazing, or anything I find interesting, want to share, or think readers might like too. Leave a comment and tell me what you think!    1. National Food Blogger’s Bake Sale: A bunch of fantastic food bloggers nationwide are getting together all across the US on […]

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Grilled Asparagus with Blood Orange Vinaigrette

April 13, 2010
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This fast and easy recipe exemplifies “spring” to me. There’s no story behind it, just a classic combination of fresh spring asparagus and sweet blood oranges. The flavors compliment each other and the colors are beautiful together on the plate. If you’re not familiar with blood oranges they have a dark red color and taste almost like […]

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Five Friday Favorites-04/09/10

April 9, 2010
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Five Friday Favorites posts feature news articles from the food world, recipes which look amazing, or anything I find interesting, want to share, or think readers might like too. Leave a comment and tell me what you think! Can you be Vegan and still eat oysters? 1. This is an interesting article about being “vegan” and eating oysters. The […]

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