Coffee Streusel Muffins for a New Attitude

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I’ve had one of those weeks where I wished I could just walk away from my life and escape. Run far, run fast and never look back. I’ve been completely trapped inside my own head, drowning in self pity, incapable … Continue reading

Dorie’s Chicken in a Pot for #SundaySupper Home for the Holidays

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This week’s Sunday Supper is all about family and traditions, especially foodie traditions that have been handed down through generations. For my family, we don’t have any Christmas foodie traditions. My parents grew up in rural China, where Christmas wasn’t … Continue reading

On 40th birthdays and six layer cakes

Another layer of chocolate cake, smothered in vanilla buttercream and sprinkled with the remaining dark chocolate shavings.

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My good friends, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, were just married earlier this year. Another milestone presented itself in the form of Mr. Smith’s 40th birthday just a few days ago. To celebrate, Mrs. Smith threw him a surprise party over … Continue reading

My favourite chocolate cake

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Kate Moss famously stated in a 2009 interview, when asked whether or not there were any mottos that she ascribed to: “There’s ‘Nothing tastes as good as skinny feels.’” Sorry Kate, but My sentiments exactly. I could wax on and … Continue reading