Monthly Archives: May 2012

barcelona: la boqueria (part 2)

If you know me at all, you know that I LOVE food shopping. Browsing through a cool grocery store (e.g., Wegmans) can probably be classified as one of my favorite pastimes. I practically live at Wegmans, and I fear for … Continue reading

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soft frosted sugar cookies

Today was one of those days. You can tell I’m having one of those days when I’m wearing my glasses.

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barcelona

I may be back home in the US, but the travel posts will continue! I still have quite a few cities to go through, including Barcelona, our second stop in Spain. If I had to describe Barcelona in one word, … Continue reading

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home sweet home

This recipe isn’t really anything spectacular. I mean, it’s chocolate and Oreos and cheesecake, so you can’t go wrong…but while it’s certainly delicious, the recipe was just taken off the back of a very un-gourmet box of Baker’s chocolate. BUT (and … Continue reading

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madrid pt 5

I am about to make you swoon. And salivate. And pretty much die over these chocolate con churros. I mean, I did.

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madrid pt 4

As we continue our extensive in-depth Madrid coverage… let me bring you to a little piece of ancient Egypt in Spain! This ancient Egyptian architecture is the Temple of Debod, dedicated to the goddess Isis. It was built in 2 … Continue reading

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dulce de leche brownies

I’d like to interject with a brief interlude between all of the Madrid coverage with a related (sorta?) recipe! These brownies are swirled with big dollops of dulce de leche–that’s Spanish for sweet milk (that’s the semi relevant–okay, it’s a … Continue reading

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