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Candied-apple île flottante for a winter-inspired cooking class

Candied-apple île fltotante

Winter hit us with full force in the new year.Not the blizzard, blankets-of-snow kind of winter, but in a very Pacific Northwest way. Drizzle, fog and grey skies. There is ths ghostly beauty to them. Very moody - inducing lots of soup-making and coffee drinking.Hygge, as they say in Denmark.I wanted to also let you ...






Cider-baked apples and a bean soup

Baked apples in cider with cranberries and pistachios

When we made the decision to leave Florida, all I craved were seasons. I knew from that moment on I could only live in a place where leaves turn ochre and the rain turns everything blue. I suppose in some ways I just searched for my childhood environment - a place I felt comfortable.Seattle is ...




The Washington apples, a bread pudding and other Thanksgiving recipes

EDOC6580

At the end of October we traveled to Seattle where I had a few book-related events. We turned it into a family vacation where Jon and Miren could experience real autumn weather and colors.The colors.They took my breath away.I had never been in Washington during October and from what I had gathered, there is a ...




Where I have been…

EDOC1571

I have been traveling plenty and working on many book-related projects. Whistler, BC where I taught a workshop, then... Alaska where I learned about wild seafood fishing, sustainability, and met incredible people. I am headed to France in a few days to teach another workshop. I will also be sharing the book trailer ...