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Girl’s night

By: beachcritters

February 10, 2013

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What is it about a girl’s night that gets me all excited?  We used to have them all the time but now with all our busy lives,  if we can get together once a month, we’re lucky!  And because of that, it makes our times together so much better…and so much more fun! I guess the thought […]
 

Boeuf Bourguignon

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February 6, 2013

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Julie and Julia….a movie about a blogger who takes on the infamous Julia Child’s cookbook.  I liked it so much,  I think I must have watched it three times the first day I bought the DVD. I enjoyed the French cooking class scenes, Meryl Streep’s character and the cooking project Julie challenged herself with…… but the Boeuf Bourguignon scene really seemed to catch my attention.  I’m […]
 

Crepe Cake with Caramel and Mascarpone Whipped Cream

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January 24, 2013

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There are two critically important things I learned this weekend in making caramel.  The first is that the process can go very fast so if you aren’t paying attention, you can ruin it in a nano-second.  Burnt sugar does not make for a good tasting caramel.  The second thing I learned (and this could be […]