Category Archives: cooking

Photo Friday – Cookie Class

In the spirit of the holiday season, I have a very festive photo to share with you! A friend and I took a cookie decorating class together last week where I learned how to frost sugar cookies with royal icing using the outline and flood method. We had a great time! I love learning new […]

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Photo Friday – Scones

A few years ago I resolved to buckle down and really spend some time learning how to cook. My plan was to experiment, and practice my way through a well-rounded list of food types. I did practice quite a lot, though somewhere along the way I dropped the ball on photographing my experiments and checking things […]

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Learning to Cook: Vegetable Summer Rolls

So, here it is – the end of 2013! That was fast, right?! How did you do on your resolutions? I’m going to give myself a B+. My one resolution for 2013 was to learn to cook. I created a really organized plan for myself, and while I started off strong, I sort of veered […]

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Learning to Cook: Update

Wow, how is it already more than half-way through April?! I mean, I know how that happened, but I just realized that I haven’t updated my blog in a few weeks, and I certainly haven’t told you about my learning to cook progress. Somewhere around the third recipe, I realized a few things. 1.) It’s […]

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Learning to Cook: Candy/Fudge

So, usually my lessons are on Sundays – that’s the easiest day for me to cook and photograph, but this weekend is going to be a little busy. Therefore I’m showing you something I made last month! And I’m going to count this as an extra credit lesson because 1.) it wasn’t on my original […]

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