Author Archives: pattyreynolds484

Wish List

I’m working on a list of gadgets and gizmos that I’d like to get for the kitchen.  I recently purchased some new prep/mixing bowls to replace our last set.  Half of the bowls are being used for dog water, so … Continue reading

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Hello world!

  So, I’ve grown tired of Blogger.com’s wonky interface.  I’ve decided to migrate my blog to http://www.wordpress.com.  Never fear, all of the old posts have migrated along too. Let me know what you think of the new layout!

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Belle Fromage!

I am currently reading a beautiful cookbook by Thomas Keller, owner and chef of Napa Valley’s very famous restaurant The French Laundry. My friend Ana and her husband Alex saved up for a year to eat there (the 9 course … Continue reading

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The Best Casserole Cookbook Ever (how humble)

Big doesn’t always mean best! Title: The Best Casserole Cookbook Ever Author: Beatrice Ojakangas Publish Date: 2008 Brief description: From classic meat and veg casseroles like Tuna Noodle Casserole with Mushrooms and Fresh Herbs (pg 375) to “is that really … Continue reading

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>Anyone Can Bake

> My first review! Title: Better Homes and Gardens® Anyone Can Bake – Step by step recipes just for you Edited by: Tricia Laning Date of Publication: 2009 Brief description: This cookbook from the Better Homes and Gardens Publishers is … Continue reading

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>Comming soon… Cookbook Reviews!

>One of the features of my blog that I’m looking forward to is the Cookbook Review! I have been waiting until my office space got more organized, but since that may never happen…. I have designed a template that I’m … Continue reading

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>Breakfast

> It is amazing what you can learn from the Farmer’s Almanac! – Are all snowflakes different? – Why do we dream of a white Christmas? – Should I bundle up on New Year’s Eve? – What time will the … Continue reading

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