January 2011

time to make the… cupcakes

Even though Dan and I ran off to Hawaii and got married by ourselves, we do want to celebrate with friends and family. So this Saturday we’re doing just that. Savory & Sweet is catering (mm, tri tip and polenta lasagna). Coffee Zombie Collective is jamming. And I… I am making the cupcakes. Wait, did […]

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fruity oatmeal muffins

I’ve been working on a healthy recipe for oatmeal pancakes off and on for over a year. You can ask Dan, he’s had to eat most of them. I’ve had the flavors right for a while, but the pancakes still fall apart when I try to flip them. Needless to say, the recipe is not […]

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the year of more

Yesterday, I mentioned that 2010 felt like the year of less. So I’m declaring 2011 the year of more (I like balance). I don’t really like resolutions because they don’t really work. Well, at least not for me (how many have you kept? be honest). They feel like rules and I get weird about rules. […]

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happy new year and other salutations

Where did December go? One day I was thinking “I should start baking for the holidays” and the next thing I know we’re celebrating the new year. What the heck?  Anyway, so Happy New Year! I feel all grinchy for neglecting my oven throughout the holidays.  There was no baking around here.  I mean, no […]

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