Monthly Archives: December 2012

Triple Layer Chocolate Mint Brownies

For the last several weeks, I have been actively researching how mint became so closely associated with the holiday season. I was hoping that the ever-popular candy cane would provide some answers. Little did I know that the first candy … Continue reading

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Mayan Hot Chocolate

Happy End of the World Day everyone! Whether or not you believe in all of this apocalypse scuttlebutt, you had better believe that the ancient Maya knew their chocolate! They were among the earliest chocolate lovers out there as early … Continue reading

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Applesauce Redefined

It’s about time that I feature an apple recipe. Apples are, after all, the most widely available fruit in North America, and appear in all sorts of stories: • Eris’s, the goddess of Discord’s, golden apple and the Judgment of … Continue reading

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Lots of Latkes

Hi all! Sorry for the long hiatus following Thanksgiving…between actually turning a year older and feeling like I aged 60 years from a back injury, the writing has been slow. But we are up and running again, and just in … Continue reading

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