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The Belly of Paris

The Belly of Paris

Forward: I’ve been meaning to post this since June.  Now its the end of August….what a busy summer.  More serious writing and reflections to come on a far more frequent basis. I promise.  PS: I’ve been back to Paris since writing this. More to come. I’ve been reading.  A lot.  Since my last post,  Ethan … Continue reading

Heart of Darkness

Heart of Darkness

I have recently joined a delightful foodie blog community in Edinburgh (Total Food Geeks) and have just written my first article for their website.  This month’s theme, Danger Zone, put me into a position that I felt was my “danger zone.”  To some it could be eating a dangerous food like fugu, to others it … Continue reading

In the Night Kitchen

Many apologies for my lack of screen presence.  I have had a whirlwind ride of interviews, trial shifts and dabbles of a few well established bakeries around town.  So what does all this mean? Yes, I finally have a full time job doing what I love to do professionally- baking bread.  I am ecstatic, all … Continue reading

At-bun-ment Continued: The Trials of Bun

At-bun-ment Continued: The Trials of Bun

Ok, well I wasn’t able to save an extra hot cross bun.  I didn’t realize it was missing until Josephine silently strutted across the room with a half-eaten bun.  Sneaky girl. Yikes! Its been a week since I’ve been able to get this post up!  I obviously need more WordPress training.  Bear with my terrible … Continue reading

The Unbearable Delightfulness of Scones

Nothing beats my new Scottish guilty pleasure: a warm, perfectly light fruit scone, slathered in cool cream and strawberry jam and then enveloped by a sip of breakfast tea. Even the thought cures all my homesickness, my chilled bones, and of course, hunger.  I suppose I shouldn’t call this a guilty pleasure, it’s a necessity.  … Continue reading