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Jacques Pepin

Lessons From a Food Icon – An Evening with Jacques Pépin

Highlights from my lucky opportunity to spend an evening with Jacques Pépin and his daughter Claudine Pépin at Flint Center in Cupertino, CA.

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Julia Child's 100th Birthday Tribute

Blogs, Boeuf Bourguignon, and a Birthday: A Tribute to Julia Child

Friends and family frequently ask me: What motivated you to start writing a food blog? With conviction, I’ve always answered that it was a spontaneous whim on a Sunday afternoon, though the seed was probably planted during our fabulous trip to Italy in 2008. But now that I’ve spent the last few days thinking about […]

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How Did Bubbe Bake It - BlogHerFood aha moment

How Did Bubbe Bake It – The Prequel

Recounting a great BlogHerFood 10 “aha” moment     In March of 2010, I wrote a post called How Did Bubbe Bake It – Part 1, exploring a sketchy recipe I had written down capturing how my maternal grandmother baked a Jewish 3-sided cookie called a hamantaschen. In the post, I promised to write Part […]

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OMG! BlogHerFood

As I dive head first back into my real life in the suburbs of San Jose, I want to share some of the enthusiasm (and SWAG) I was saturated with at the BlogHerFood conference held this weekend in San Francisco.     Besides this outrageous spread of free stuff I brought home (thanks dormant chef […]

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