Monthly Archives: December 2017

Knead Bakehouse & Provisions

A couple months ago, I read that Knead Bakehouse & Provisions was opening in St. Louis’s Southampton neighborhood. I’m always on the lookout for new bakeries in town so I was excited to hear about Knead. I stopped by about … Continue reading

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Fleur de Sel Brownies

I made these fleur de sel brownies for a work holiday party baking competition, but if I’m going to be honest, I made them for myself. I’ve been craving gooey, fudge, rich chocolate brownies for weeks. I guess I could … Continue reading

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Best Dining Moments of 2017

I’m usually not a fan of end-of-the-year roundups, especially because they tend to happen a few weeks before the end of the year. There’s still life to live, people. Also, some of them tend to be dripping with nostalgia. I’m … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Cheesy Grits with Fried Egg

These sweet potato cheesy grits are one of the best dinners I’ve made in a while. I know I say that all the time but it’s true. Maybe I should rephrase: These sweet potato cheesy grits are one of the … Continue reading

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Blueberry Clafoutis

Clafoutis is an under-appreciated French dessert, in my humble opinion. Maybe it’s appreciated more in France but in America, it doesn’t always get the face time it deserves. People are distracted by more popular French pastries like macarons and croissants. … Continue reading

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Dimanche (That Means Sunday)

Welcome to this edition of Dimanche (That Means Sunday), a rundown of everything that caught my eye this past week. The holidays went into high gear last week. I went to Clayton, a suburb of St. Louis, to get my … Continue reading

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Stuffed Sweet Potato with Kale Mint Salad

This is one of the best vegan recipes I’ve ever made. I’m going to make it again and again for dinner because it’s so delicious and (relatively) easy. I like stuffed sweet potatoes because they’re the vegetable equivalent of a … Continue reading

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