Category Archives: July 2008

Krabby Patties

I hate Spongebob, and therefore hate myself for only being able to think of THAT as a title. But it is appropriate. I’ve had crabcakes maybe once before in my entire life, but a few weeks ago I saw a … Continue reading

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J'aime Chocolate

Tonight we met my parents for dinner at one of our local favorites, Ali Baba. I posted about having lunch there a while back. In a past life I must have lived in some Mediterranean country because I could consume … Continue reading

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Schooooool's Out For Summer…

Well, well, well… all finished with class! Until August 25th, at least. I totally overstudied for the final. I spent the past two days trying to memorize all of these different baking methods and all we really needed for the … Continue reading

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Rescue Dog She Is Not.

On Friday afternoon I got in the car and the temperature gauge on my dash read 109 degrees. Needless to say, I was sweaty and gross and in need of a shower… but decided to go for a swim in … Continue reading

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Like a Bull in a China Shop

My final practical is tomorrow, so I decided to do a dry run today of the two desserts I was assigned: Blueberry Turnovers & Chocolate Cream Pie You know what? Ingredients are EXPENSIVE. I had to buy all of this … Continue reading

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I still don't really like beer.

Last night I met up with some former coworkers for a much-needed happy hour… which are notorious for turning into “happy 6-hours” (as Brian has named them). We managed to keep it to 5 this time. *Pats self on back* … Continue reading

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Just 'Cause

A little mid-day Chloe action, only because I have the cutest dog on the planet. Can’t you just hear her little pug snores? Precious… She’s tired because she had a long day of… sleeping. Sleeping and eating. Do you like … Continue reading

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Chefs-in-Training

It’s funny how excited kids these days get about cooking and baking. I don’t remember ever having the inclination to go “make” something, other than dumping a bunch of crap in a bowl and microwaving it for 30 minutes. We … Continue reading

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Final Stretch

So as promised, last night we assembled our cakes. We were scheduled to make a Jelly Roll as well, but that was scrapped in exchange for a much better option: Grandma’s Chocolate Cake. I don’t remember my Grandmother baking a … Continue reading

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Let Them Eat Cake… Tomorrow.

Okay, so I have a dinner dilemma on Mondays and Tuesdays. I leave at 4:15 to catch the train, but then don’t get out of class until 10. I’m never hungry at 4:15 but by 10 I’m starving and usually … Continue reading

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