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Creamy Cauliflower Soup with Bacon and Gorgonzola

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Garnish is generally the afterthought for the home cook, a sprinkle of herbs to add a splash of color to the dish, a swirl of sauce for a dramatic, decorative flair or a dribble of brandy in French Onion Soup just before serving. Oh well, I take that last one back — in that particular case, the brandy was the …

Saag Paneer

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Saag Paneer recipe on New Asian Cuisine

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Jello!

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Come see these creative jello treats at Steamy Kitchen on TLC!

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Beautiful Pasta

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Beautiful chart of pasta shapes and which sauce goes with which pasta – see all 44 over at Chow.com

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The Hopsicle

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This is one of those….now why didn’t I think of that? This push pop for big kids, or “Hopsicle” is served at Diablo Royale Este, a restaurant in New York City. It starts with a Tecate beer that they inject with simple syrup and lime juice, adding a wooden stick in the hole of the can and freezing the entire …

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Win a trip to culinary school in Napa

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Want to go to culinary school bootcamp? I’m working with Pacific Natural Foods to send one of you to an all-expense paid trip for 2-day, 3-night culinary bootcamp at the legendary Culinary Institute of America in Napa Valley! One of you get to go….and one of them (see those beautiful faces below?) will go too. A few years ago, I …

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Food Blog Forum Atlanta

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By far one of the best things about food blogging is being able to cultivate nuggets of moments where Scott and I can work side by side. We’re quite opposite in talents (he’s a computer programmer and professional poker player; I’m click-n-pray and way too spazzy and emotional to have a poker face), interests (he loves scotch, I think it …

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Mooncakes

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Mid-Autumn Festival, or the Moon Festival is celebrated on the 15th day of the 8th month of the Chinese calendar, which is on a lunar cycle. For us Westerners, that means sometime late September/early October). This year, it falls on September 22nd. A must for celebrating the holiday is sharing mooncakes, which are sweet pastries made with lotus seed paste …

Worm Composting

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Composting, such wormy fun! At SK on Discovery Health.

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Ramen Dress

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Cheapest Halloween costume ever!!! See on One Inch Punch.

Macaron Soap

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Goat’s milk soap made to look like French Macarons! Spied by Tartelette, found on Etsy

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Grilled Miso Tenderlion

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The recipe for this beautiful Grilled Miso Tenderlion is on New Asian Cuisine.