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Yeasted Corn Bread

By On September 9, 2016

Corn is still going strong and the weather is finally cooling down a bit to make baking in the kitchen fun again. This yeasted corn bread takes advantage of all the pre-fall… Read More


Lemon Ice Cream

By On August 19, 2016

This amazingly rich ice cream is no-churn and so easy you could make it in five minutes. You might even call this “emergency ice cream” since it can be made when you… Read More

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Strawberry Tart with Dark Chocolate Ganache

By On July 20, 2016

This is an easy summer dessert that has a limited baking time — only the crust is baked for about 15-18 minutes and the rest of the tart can be assembled later… Read More

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Homemade Butter

By On July 15, 2016

It rained last weekend. Not something we usually see in July at the coast but while it made for a damp day at the beach it also had some delightful aspects. The… Read More

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Homemade Hamburger Buns

By On June 24, 2016

Summer is here! Summer means grilling, of course. We love to grill using charcoal–it gives amazing flavor that cannot be matched with gas. Another thing that cannot be matched is these homemade hamburger… Read More

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In Season Now: Tomatoes

By On August 19, 2015

Tomatoes are everywhere, and they’re at their peak right now. Winter tomatoes are a mealy, tasteless imitation in comparison to the luscious, bright and sweet jewels at the market now and in… Read More

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Potato Bread

By On August 6, 2015

There are some great things about summer… the produce, the weather, and the simple meals.  This potato bread is a loaf you can make over and over again and count on it… Read More

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Focaccia Bread Variation: Grill it!

By On July 23, 2015

It’s hot outside! But that doesn’t stop our love of bread. Here’s a variation you can do for the focaccia bread recipe from Episode 1: cook it on the grill!  Prepare the… Read More

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Summer Mayo Mix-ins

By On July 18, 2015

During the summer it can be so warm and nice outside that we don’t really want to be in the kitchen too much. Dinner often becomes a BTL with fancy bacon, homemade… Read More

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Blueberry Scones

By On July 4, 2015

There is something wonderful about scones. They are great for breakfast or an afternoon snack! And perfect with coffee or tea which bakers need lots of. These feature local blueberries, which is… Read More