by Gazette staff
A Daily Gazette life blog
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Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Six or seven years ago, I was introduced to the wonderfulavor combination of hot peppers and chocolate.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
The chickens and ducks are laying again, and that means spring.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
There’s a lot of buzz right now about bone broth.
Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015
There is nothing authentic about what I have been calling Irish Soda Bread. According to tradition, what I make is more properly called a Spotted Dog, so named because it is dotted with currants.
Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015
In Norway, the land where my father lived until age 17, there is a magical medicine that comes from fish.
Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015
While the beans baked, the house was filled with the heavenly aroma of warm molasses.
Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015
For many of us, a new year means a new drive to decency.
Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015
Meringue, hard-boiled eggs come out best when eggs at lease a week old.
Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014
Early in the week of Thanksgiving, my mom starts baking.
Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014
Every once in a while, a tin becomes an inspiration.