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Shortbread Cookies with Nutella, Banana & Almonds

Shortbread Cookies with Nutella, Banana & Almonds – from Gourmet Game Night cookbook by my friend Cynthia Nims. Will post her recipe + my adaption (which really is just store-bought shortbread cookies + Nutella + sliced Bananas + Almonds) soon! Also testing new Tamron 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC LD Aspherical IF Macro Zoom Lens (Tamron provided to me) on …


NYC Dumpling Festival

Last week was my umpteenth trip to NYC this year, I swear I need a just get a job in the city to pay for cab fares ($50 to/from the airport!), and yes, I do the mass transit stuff, but usually accompanied by someone else who’s got a sense of direction and knows the city well enough. I’m just not …


Gluten Free Multigrain Waffles

Gluten Free Multigrain Waffles recipe by my good friends, Shauna & James Ahern of Gluten Free Girl. This is a recipe from her brand new book, Gluten Free Girl & The Chef. Recipe is on my Discovery Health column!


Light-up Shoelaces

As silly as these seem….I want them!!!! LED Shoelaces $9.95 through Lite Bright Raves Source: Foolish Gadgets


Masala Trail Mix

Recipe for Masala Trail Mix on my other site, New Asian Cuisine.


Pesto Trapanese

Here’s a different kind of pesto — instead of the emerald green version that you might be used to, Lidia basil, tomato and almonds (this version uses yellow cherry tomatoes). The ‘trapanese’ comes from Trapani, a city on the west coast of Sicily. Go check out the recipe for Pesto Trapanese on blog With A Dash of Spice.