Monthly Archives: October 2013

Racing Against Spoilage

My mother has a type of OCD that makes her an extreme anti-hoarder. I’ve heard her condition called “Obsessive Compulsive Spartanism.” She can’t stand having things and is constantly throwing out or giving away her possessions. She doesn’t have a … Continue reading

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It’s the Great Pumpkin Banana Bread!

Yeah, I’m one of those. I’m one of those people who goes crazy for pumpkin. I’ve always liked pumpkin pie. It wasn’t my favorite pie but it was good. It was serviceable.  Pumpkin Pie was always our traditional Thanksgiving dessert. I … Continue reading

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It’s Complicated

I seem to like picking  recipes that are complicated but don’t require any actual skill. If the recipe has a few extra steps it makes me feel like I’m slightly better at baking than I actually am.  If I can … Continue reading

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Baking Bad

Today’s post isn’t about baking with stuff  before it spoils. Today I’m writing about how sometimes it really is the thought that counts. And the bonus is, those thoughts don’t have a bunch of sugar and fat! We’ve been trying … Continue reading

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