Lemon Poppy Seed Meringues
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Lemon Poppy Seed Meringues

I know,  it’s Valentine’s and I am supposed to be posting some sort of gooey chocolate dessert.  The truth is that I am just not always in the mood for chocolate.  Anyway meringues use cooking alchemy to make something special

Lemon Poppy Seed Meringues
/ Erin

Lemon Poppy Seed Meringues

I know,  it’s Valentine’s and I am supposed to be posting some sort of gooey chocolate dessert.  The truth is that I am just not always in the mood for chocolate.  Anyway meringues use cooking alchemy to make something special

Lilikoi/ Passionfruit/ Maracuya
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Passionfruit Cream Pie in a Coconut Crust (gluten-free and vegan)

I apologize for my month-long absence!  I have been traveling, and truly enjoying not looking at a computer more than for a few moments once or twice a week.  Over Christmas and New Year I was on Maui with my

Lilikoi/ Passionfruit/ Maracuya
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Passionfruit Cream Pie in a Coconut Crust (gluten-free and vegan)

I apologize for my month-long absence!  I have been traveling, and truly enjoying not looking at a computer more than for a few moments once or twice a week.  Over Christmas and New Year I was on Maui with my

Furikaki Crusted Seared Ahi with a Spicy Salad
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/01/04/furikaki-crusted-seared-ahi-with-a-salad-of-spicy-vegetables/
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Furikaki Crusted Seared Ahi with a Salad of Spicy Vegetables

My mother and I got to cook Christmas dinner together this year.  She made a very delicious lamb roast and I made a salad from all of the amazing locally grown vegetables that you can buy on Maui in the

Furikaki Crusted Seared Ahi with a Spicy Salad
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/01/04/furikaki-crusted-seared-ahi-with-a-salad-of-spicy-vegetables/
/ Erin

Furikaki Crusted Seared Ahi with a Salad of Spicy Vegetables

My mother and I got to cook Christmas dinner together this year.  She made a very delicious lamb roast and I made a salad from all of the amazing locally grown vegetables that you can buy on Maui in the

Beet Caviar and Whipped Ricotta
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Happy New Year! Whipped Ricotta and Beet Caviar served on Seed and Nut Bread

I humbly offer not one, not two but three wonderful recipes that I did not invent. They came from three of my favourite food blogs, which I encourage you to take a look at if you have not done so

Beet Caviar and Whipped Ricotta
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Happy New Year! Whipped Ricotta and Beet Caviar served on Seed and Nut Bread

I humbly offer not one, not two but three wonderful recipes that I did not invent. They came from three of my favourite food blogs, which I encourage you to take a look at if you have not done so

Almond Spice Cookies (Gluten-Free)
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Boxing Day Almond Spice Cookies (Gluten-Free)

Happy Boxing Day!  There are some conflicting ideas out there about what Boxing Day is, what the name means, and why it is a holiday.  My mum says that December 26th was the de facto Christmas for all of the

Almond Spice Cookies (Gluten-Free)
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Boxing Day Almond Spice Cookies (Gluten-Free)

Happy Boxing Day!  There are some conflicting ideas out there about what Boxing Day is, what the name means, and why it is a holiday.  My mum says that December 26th was the de facto Christmas for all of the

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Maple Nut Granola (for snack skeptics)

My husband likes to eat cereal as a late night snack.  I am not a big snacker myself.  Years ago, when I was living by myself, a girlfriend who was staying with me for a while stood in front of

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Maple Nut Granola (for snack skeptics)

My husband likes to eat cereal as a late night snack.  I am not a big snacker myself.  Years ago, when I was living by myself, a girlfriend who was staying with me for a while stood in front of

Spice Infused Lemon Salt
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Last Minute, Frugal, Heartfelt Christmas Gifts/ Spice Infused Lemon Salt and Vanilla Sugar

I don’t understand how Christmas can be so close!  Here is what happened.  I put a lot of effort into Thanksgiving and then tumbled headlong into lingering illness, computer meltdown and a series of deadlines that would knock your socks

Spice Infused Lemon Salt
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Last Minute, Frugal, Heartfelt Christmas Gifts/ Spice Infused Lemon Salt and Vanilla Sugar

I don’t understand how Christmas can be so close!  Here is what happened.  I put a lot of effort into Thanksgiving and then tumbled headlong into lingering illness, computer meltdown and a series of deadlines that would knock your socks