Quantcast

About Mardi Michels

Author Archive | Mardi Michels
Dorie Greenspan Pithiviers image on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Pithiviers

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi happened to be a perfect fit with the rest of my baking projects (finalising the last few recipes for my book!). Dorie calls a Pithiviers (named after a city in the north of France) one of the “great, forgotten pastries of France, nudged out of […]

Read full story Comments { 9 }
Kids bake profiteroles image on eatlivetravelwrite.com

French Fridays: How to make profiteroles (video)

I don’t think it’s any secret how much I love working with choux pastry… I’ve written about it extensively here on this site… and it’s one of my favourite classes to teach too! I’ve made choux pastry with my cooking club before as well – profiteroles for Christmas,  chouquettes and gougères, just to name a […]

Read full story Comments { 17 }
Garlic parsley compound butter image on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Garlic and parsley compound butter

This post is sponsored by Gay Lea. We’re *this* close to March Break. As an elementary school teacher, I can tell you that my students can practically taste the holidays. And they’re not the only ones. It’s been a long week for us teachers with a day and an evening of parent-teacher interviews so the […]

Read full story Comments { 6 }
First Mess Canada cover image on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Book Review: The First Mess Cookbook

A few years ago, Michael Pollan famously said Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants. It’s a concept that is being embraced by more and more people these day.  But even though the idea of a plant-based (vegan) diet is appealing, it’s something that many people need a little help getting kick started. It’s why […]

Read full story Comments { 2 }
First Mess Canada cover image on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Giveaway: Win a copy of The First Mess Cookbook (Canada) (CLOSED)

Win a copy of The First Mess Cookbook Thanks Penguin Canada, I have one copy of The First Mess Cookbook (I wrote about it here) to give away to a lucky Canadian reader. To enter, simply leave a comment on this post telling me why you’d like to eat a more plant-based diet. For a […]

Read full story Comments are closed
Corked Breton galette from Dories Cookies for Tuesdays with Dorie image on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Corked Breton Galettes

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies is super simple – dangerously so in fact… I’m crazy busy working on my manuscript, trying to get organised for my trip to Lyon at the end of the week (shooting photos for the book!) and tidying up other loose ends that come with end-of-term but […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Read full story Comments { 18 }