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Blogger Award Voting at

Posted October 15, 2013 by | Comments Off | ]

Ever since Craftsy released my video pie class, Perfecting the Pie Crust, this summer,  I’ve come to know the very generous crafting community a little better.  I was thrilled to learn that our Good Food blog had qualified for the next round of voting for the 2013 Craftsy Blogger Awards. So if you’re a craft person who is a member of Craftsy, VOTE FOR …

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Event: Patchwork Edible in Costa Mesa this Sat-Sun

Posted October 4, 2013 by | Comments Off | ]

Not everything yummy and interesting happens just in LA.  For example, this weekend the dynamic duo of Delilah Snell and Nicole Stevenson who bring us the Patchwork Artisan fairs in are expanding with an edible version this week end in Costa Mesa.  I’ll be there wandering the show and doing a demo on Cooking with Pressure Cookers (weird, I know, but I love them). …

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Free Class: Sous Vide for the Home Cook

Posted September 24, 2013 by | 2 Comments | ]

It seems like every time I’m out and about someone asks me what sous vide is and if it’s good for the home cook.  I have to say that I have very little personal experience with it.  However, I do think it’s time to explore with less snark and more openness how techniques used by “modern” chefs can inform our home cooking.  My producer …