Monthly Archives: September 2011

September Daring Bakers’ Challenge: Croissants

I have to admit, no matter how much I would like to say that I keep up with¬† every single thing on my to-do list, the Daring Bakers’ Challenges had taken a back seat for a while. September was flying by and I remembered to check to see what the challenge was. Boy, I was… Read On

Breakfast with Cornmeal: Kuymak

Turkey has several defined geographical regions with the difference reflected in their climates, agriculture, cuisines and personalities of the people living there. Black Sea region is one of them. The high mountains that lay parallel to Black Sea traps the moisture along the sea line, creating a lush green cover. Several rivers run through these… Read On

Is That the Autumn Knocking on the Door? With a Piece of Plum Coffee Cake?

The fall, or the autumn as I would prefer to call it, has been teasing us by showing up for a day or two, then letting the hot weather creep back in at mid-80s. Last Friday, I felt actually very cold after months by just walking down from my train stop to the office …. Read On

Secret Recipe Club Beignets and New Orleans…

A while back,¬† I made a chocolate tart form Lisa’s blog, Tarte Du Jour and said that I would like to try new things, not get into a boring routine and only cook what I am comfortable with. Then I saw Peggy’s post about Secret Recipe Club on her blog, My Fiance Likes It So… Read On

Life at f/stops… Part 2

After long couple of weeks, I am so excited to be going out of town for a couple of days. We are off to Boston to see our friends! I love visiting Boston… in September! There might not be a recipe to share this weekend but I am sure I will be back with lots… Read On