Posts made in February, 2013

Cinnamon Tea

Posted by on Feb 4, 2013 in Blog, Do, Make, Read, Recipes, Websites | 0 comments

Cinnamon Tea

Friends, I don’t think we are ingesting enough cinnamon in our daily lives.  I’m certainly not, at least.  And I really can’t recall the last time I saw a friend sitting down with a nice bowl of cinnamon.     What’s our problem?  It tastes rich and heady and is just the teensy tinsy-est bit of spice.  It gives desserts a warmth, it adds depth to fruit and can even be used in savory dishes like quiche or lamb.  Plus, cinnamon has, like, legitimate super powers.  Chinese medicine and Ayurveda have been revering cinnamon since forever – considering it a magic wand for ailments from colds to cramps.     Here’s...

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Strawberry Cookie Cake

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Strawberry Cookie Cake

It’s one part cookie and one part cake.  It’s yumminess runneth over with fresh strawberries.  What more needs to be said? I guess this …..Spending a few hours in the fridge creates a moist strawberry layer between the cookie-cakes. And there’s a whole pound of strawberries in there, by the way. A whole pound! So, essentially, you are just eating a ton of fruit.  Enough fruit to cancel out the butter and sugar, for sure.       Strawberry Cookie Cake Recipe by Charlotte Abrams 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon fine sea salt 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened 2 ounces...

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