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A Big Blender Day!

I used the blender THREE times today! I’m sure that is a record for me. First thing this morning, I made a cup of Bulletproof Coffee. It is satisfying, filling and sugar free! I substitute coconut oil for the Brain … Continue reading

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Victory over the smoke alarm!

Some people know about my challenges with the smoke alarm in our Boise apartment. I set it off nearly every time I cook! However last night I discovered an excellent tip for broiling steaks in our apartment-sized oven, courtesy of … Continue reading

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Calibrating Your Oven (Dial) // Carnitas Recipe

I never knew this! However, I don’t think it will work on the Wolf range at the house. Or my vintage hotplate at the studio. I’m thinking of getting an induction hotplate for the studio. I can’t keep even heat, … Continue reading

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Sharpen Your Knife with a Coffee Mug!

http://www.dump.com/2010/12/08/how-to-sharpen-your-knife-with-a-cup-video/ You use this trick anywhere whenever you run into dull knives (like mom’s house) — but do tell the owner you did it, lest they injure themselves with their newly improved blade.

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