Archive | February, 2012

Enoteca Properzio

Cin Cin! Celebrating the Food and Wine of Italy and Two Years of OMG! Yummy

Rewind: Summer of 2008 – A fascinating morning spent touring the ancient hill town of Assisi in the Umbrian region of Italy with our tour guide, Anne Robichaud. Following the tour – a private wine tasting arranged by Anne at Enoteca Properzio south of Assisi in a beautiful Italian hill town called Spello. The afternoon […]

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Wordless Wednesday (almost) – My Daughter Bakes Her First Cake!

After requesting and receiving two baking cookbooks for her 14th birthday, my daughter immediately dove in and made a Banana Caramel Cake from the Martha Stewart Baking Handbook. Here’s the final result (photo by her brother @techsavvyteen) and below that, a pictorial of the process: Click on any image below to see a revolving gallery […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day, Happy Birthday, Happy Blogaversary!

In our house, December through February is really just one long celebration – commencing with Hannukah, moving on to Christmas, quickly followed up by @techsavvyteen’s birthday, and then crescendoing into my daughter’s birthday and Valentine’s Day. And since I started my blog in February of 2010, we can’t forget my blogaversary, now can we. Well, […]

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French Fridays with Dorie: Nutella Tartine

As you’ve come to expect, here is OMG! Yummy’s Saturday edition of French Fridays with Dorie. How could I resist? Page 414 of Around My French Table displays a picture of toasted brioche dripping with nutella, scattered with toasted, chopped nuts. The fork is dripping with the chocolate hazelnut confection and in the background is a jar of […]

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New Leaf Community Market Evergreen is OPEN!

Just after finishing a Twitter Chat with Attune Foods and California Food Literacy about how to bring food education into our communities, I headed over to the opening of New Leaf Community Market Evergreen, a small Bay Area grocery store chain offering organic, locally-sourced products as well as a plan to offer classes about healthy […]

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