This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi – chocolate truffles – is definitely a festive choice. Unfortunately I had a really hard time with these 🙁 I was wanting to make them with one of my classes as an end of school activity but then I read a few people had some […]
This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies also happens to be this month’s Cookies and Kindness recipe! Some of you may remember that earlier this year, I introduced you to Dorie Greenspan’s latest project, #cookiesandkindness. The aim: To make the world sweeter. The method: Bake/Share/Post For this month’s instalment, Dorie has chosen a […]
A couple of weeks ago, I shared some French (cook)book picks for the holidays. Today I’m sharing some of my recent baking cookbook acquisitions – it’s been a bumper Fall for baking book releases. Hopefully you’ll find a little something for the baker on your holiday gift list (or maybe something for yourself?!). Dorie’s Cookies […]
This week’s Cook the Book Fridays recipe from David Lebovitz’ My Paris Kitchen is a French classic. Pissaladière – or onion tart in English – is a thin-crusted pizza-like tart topped with caramelized onions, anchovies and olives that’s typically enjoyed in the South of France. I’ve made a version of this before for French Fridays […]
This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi – a spiced honey cake – was one I was intrigued to try. It’s rather like a gingerbread in a lot of ways – and by gingerbread I mean a proper pain d’épices (a French quickbread/ cake made from dark honey and flavoured with Christmas-y […]
I love Fall cookbook release season and this one saw the release of a huge number of great titles. My living room coffee table is groaning under the weight of all my new books that I am slowly reading through – easier said than done as I work on my very own kids’ French cookbook! […]
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- Book review: Sweet & Simple by Christine Lane
- Giveaway: Win a signed copy of Sweet & Simple by Christina Lane (Canada)
- Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Rose Hibiscus Shortbread Fans
- French Fridays: Merveilleux from My Paris Kitchen
- In the French kitchen with kids: Les Petits Chefs perfect mixed berry galettes!