By Laura Stec
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About this blog: I've been attracted to food for good and bad reasons for many years. From eating disorder to east coast culinary school, food has been my passion, profession & nemesis. I've been a sugar addict, a 17-year vegetarian, a food and en... (More)
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Here's Lookin' At You Gorgeous (reprise)
Dec 31, 2016 10:57 am
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One of the Top Food Parties! of all times remains this holiday piece. For the extended version, including a fun guessing game called Alluring Eyes of the Detroit... More
Jun 25, 2014 8:02 am
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OK, time for some new tableware. The dinner plates all have chips and surprisingly for me, I have never owned a complete set of cutlery. Maybe I'll go down to... More
Replacing the Marshmallow in S’mores
Aug 7, 2016 10:11 pm
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There’s a day for everything, and August 10th is National S’mores Day.
Ooooo, I know you love that soft and creamy, sticky, chocolately crunch.... More
Cooking, Science and a School Girl Crush
Oct 15, 2013 8:56 am
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Last week I signed up for Science and Cooking: From Haute Cuisine to Soft Matter Science, a FREE online class offered by Harvard, baby. Did you sign up? It runs... More
Spice Your Life!
Nov 12, 2013 8:15 am
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Seems like I have a lot of crushes these days.
There's smarty-pants, Professor Cutie Pie of course, and now there's this guy in the band.
What to do when... More
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