Monthly Archives: February 2011

Black bean soup

A gchat I received this morning: Urvesh: oh! btw any chance i could get your black bean soup recipe? This past December, Urvesh (one of my best friends from college) returned home to Boston for the holidays the night before … Continue reading

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Everything is better with a pinch of cayenne pepper.

Kendall (friends since 5th grade!!) is visiting Boston this week, and yesterday, I dragged her on a bus ride out to Arlington to visit Penzey’s Spices.  Look at my haul! I think it’s slightly ridiculous that I cook enough to … Continue reading

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A homemade nutella nightmare

On Friday, after nearly a week of strong hinting from my housemate, I made homemade nutella.  At first, I resisted due to trying to have a relatively sugar-free week (as the week before was a disaster with cupcakes routinely before … Continue reading

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Real life, the “Whole Foods” philosophy, and olives

It’s slightly ironic that right after starting a baking and cooking blog, I’ve self-imposed a baking hiatus and have been having problems getting myself to cook.  Although I’ve grown to really enjoy baking, it results in a financial loss for … Continue reading

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