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Cook the Books! Beets, Carrots, Fava Beans, Chard, and More!

Despite my lack of Cook the Books posting this month, I have actually made a lot of things from this month’s selection, Tender.  The recipes are simple, yet delicious, and I am really enjoying it so far. I have forgotten to … Continue reading

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Cook the Books! May: Tender with Nigel Slater

It is stunning in Seattle at the moment. Sun. Warmth. As soon as I have this post up, I’ll be retiring to the garden to prep, weed, fiddle, and poke around. Or I will cuddle up on my gorgeous orange … Continue reading

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Cook the Books! Review: The Mile End Cookbook

I was pretty excited about The Mile End Cookbook. Everything sounded so promising. So comforting. So delicious. I mean, really? Pickles? Cured meats? Home-y sides? Cheesecake? What is not to love really? The Cooking: I made a lot of things. … Continue reading

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Cook the Books! Smoked Trout!

You should be proud. Despite my fears, I already made halibut and offered up some crab. What next? Last week, there was an event at the Babylady’s school- a fun exhibit of the kid’s photography and potluck.  Perfect time to hit … Continue reading

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Cook the Books! Upcoming Books!

When Briggs and I decided to do Cook the Books!, we chose to announce 4 months at a time.  We want to give you plenty of time to save your pennies and buy the book. Or allow you time to … Continue reading

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