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home improvement – ginger cherry cake

August 2, 2013
Ginger Cherry Cake

When M told me we were going to his business associate’s house in Hudson, New York for lunch last weekend, I didn’t realize I was going to meet the ultimate home owner couple. Not only did they have a beautiful house and charming property, they also executed most of the home improvement themselves.

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vacation blues – mini french apple cakes

July 12, 2013
Mini French Apple Cake

The good thing about the end of a vacation is that I have new memories of great new adventures with M. We had an incredible time exploring Portland and Seattle, both the local cultures and the food scenes.

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ready for summer – apricot almond cake

June 21, 2013
Apricot Almond Cake

Summer is officially here, so let the BBQ parities begin! Good food, great friends, and of course lots of ice tea, beer, and cocktails. Be it in the backyard in the ‘burbs or a 20 stories up on rooftop in NYC, I’‘m ready to bring desserts for these occasion–and using seasonal fruits is an excellent way to get started.

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no joke – citrus fruitcake

December 21, 2012
Citrus Fruitcake

Seriously? Fruit Cake? That unwanted holiday treat that’s been fodder for every late-night comedian? Perhaps only less desired than aunt’s strangely knitted sweaters when you were growing up, it’s the gift that gets regifted into infinity with gooey sweetness.

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what i did – deep-dish brown butter hazelnut tart

December 7, 2012
Deep-Dish Brown Butter Hazelnut Tart

More than holiday preparation and celebration, December is the time of year when one thing looms large for me: an inventory of what I’ve done in 2012.

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this will do – pie party potluck live runner ups

October 29, 2012
Pie Party Potluck Live 2012 - runner ups

Compulsion confession: I want everything to be perfect.

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spice travel – chai saffron-plum cake

October 12, 2012
Chai Saffron-Plum Cake

Now is the time of year when M and I plan our annual visit to my family in Asia–and a side trip for the real vacation part of our journey. This year, Japan with friends is the destination, and culinary adventures await.

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surprising myself – nectarine-blueberry cake w caramel icing

September 3, 2012
Nectarine-Blueberry Cake with Caramel Frosting

A few weeks ago, I blogged about not needing a birthday cake when I had a Plum Pistachio Frangipane Tart ready to go. Well, here is an addendum to the story, and once again, it’s M’s fault for this detour.

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where the boys are – the boys’ club

August 31, 2012
The Boys Club

Cocktails anyone? What can I get for you? M and I love a good libation on the occasional weekend, and we are always on the lookout for a new tasty cocktail to expand our repertoire.

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some don’t like it hot – pistachio shortcakes w ginger-cherry compote

July 20, 2012
Pistachio Shortcakes w Ginger-Cherry Compote

Clop plop clop plop–that’s the sound of summer in the city, flip flops slapping the sidewalks.

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the evolution of a notebook – oatmeal rum-raisin cake

May 18, 2012
Oatmeal Rum-Raisin Cake

Back in my early days as an architecture student, I’d carry a 5″x7″ notebook and fountain pen everywhere I went. A word, phrase, idea, mindless doodle, full sketches, and anything else that struck me I’d put it in the notebook. This habit of having a notebook is a very common among architecture and art students. Writers […]

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