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beet salad with blood oranges, candied walnuts & goat cheese

i don’t know which of my senses delights more in a gorgeous beet salad like this one: my sense of sight or my sense of taste. i have always been a winter-lover, but haters say they dislike the drabness & … Continue reading

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lunch at the slow food cafe: apple gouda bacon sandwiches, beet salad & parsnip cupcakes

it’s no secret how much i love the slow food movement. i’m obviously a fan of food, but i’m an even bigger fan of food that’s grown & sold ethically, in a sustainable way that supports & respects the people … Continue reading

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slow-cooked spicy lentils with poached eggs

man, i miss syllabus week in undergrad! i spent most of yesterday working on my law review comment, a first draft of which is due on friday. it’s a wild beast that starts in a thousand different directions & i … Continue reading

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mixed greens with smoked salmon & roasted vegetables

if you haven’t noticed, i’m trying to be more health-conscious lately. it’s probably not your fault if you haven’t noticed, because i’m not exactly doing a great job with it (sweet potatoes in cream, anyone?). anyway, this recipe was an … Continue reading

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superfood salad with pomegranate, avocado & fennel

some of my siblings came home for the long weekend, which meant braving a blizzard saturday night for an amazing but indulgent dinner at c.f. prime, followed by a day-long brunch at our aunt’s house on sunday. needless to say, … Continue reading

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roasted tomato soup & caprese paninis

i pretty much love all food in every form. i don’t discriminate, so almost anything well-prepared tastes good to me.  my mom, on the other hand, is not as food-obsessed as i am, so when she raves about a recipe, … Continue reading

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smitten kitchen’s russian apple cake

i made this cake for dessert last night & again, at mom’s request, for breakfast this morning. the woman’s got a sweet tooth, what can i say? it’s super easy to make – all you need are apples, sugar, eggs, vanilla … Continue reading

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lunch at the slow food uw cafe

for months, i’ve been dying to go to a slow food uw event. slow food, according to the movement’s national website, “is an idea, a way of living & a way of eating. it is part of a global, grassroots movement … Continue reading

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