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Reader Request: Things Get Spicy

I am the poster child for what not to do when it comes to keeping your hard-grown (or hard-bought) spices fresh. I chronically leave them open, out on my sunny countertop, and the cupboard I keep them in is directly above my stovetop, and some I keep on a small shelf EVEN CLOSER to my […]

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Food

Morbid Curiosity: Tomato Soup Cake

Every once in a very long time, I come across a recipe that looks suspiciously like it might be awful, and to my complete surprise, it ends up being phenomenally good. Tomato Soup Cake was one of those instances.

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Food

Adding Spices to Boring Things

While I’ve gotten a lot better about being more creative in the kitchen, as well as making things from scratch, I still use a lot of the skills I developed back when I was still learning how to cook. On days when I’m cranky, tired, or both, I still use some of these tactics without […]