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Chicken Pot Pie from ‘Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat’

Last week my friend loaned me her copy of Samin Nosrat’s “Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat” cookbook. I started flipping through it and the first recipe I landed on was this one for chicken pot pie. I immediately felt that I … Continue reading

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Dimanche (That Means Sunday)

Welcome to this edition of Dimanche (That Means Sunday), a roundup of things that caught my eye this past week. This edition of Dimanche comes a day late on Lundi, the French Monday, because I decided to take a much … Continue reading

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Lemon Cornmeal Muffins

A few weeks ago I was digging through a box of books in my apartment and I came across my Huckleberry cookbook. I bought the cookbook a a few years ago when I was living in D.C. but dreaming of visiting … Continue reading

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Sea Salt Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’ve been craving chocolate chip cookies this week so last night, I decided to make some. I knew I wanted them to be extra salty so I used my last stick of salted butter. Then, I decided to take it … Continue reading

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Orecchiette Vegetable Bean Soup

Yesterday there was an ice storm in St. Louis so I hibernated all day and made lemon cornmeal muffins and orecchiette vegetable bean soup. I’ll tell you about the lemon muffins later this week, but first, I’ll give you the … Continue reading

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Dimanche (That Means Sunday)

Welcome to this edition of Dimanche (That Means Sunday), a roundup of things that caught my eye this past week. The last week in St. Louis was challenging weather-wise. We enjoyed beautiful, spring-like temperatures last Sunday and now, there’s an … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Risotto

Cooking risotto is a cathartic experience. Some people might say that it’s a tear-your-hair-out experience because of how much work it involves, but I’d argue that it’s more healing than it is enraging. I usually make risotto when it’s cold … Continue reading

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