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Recipe: Le Pain Quotidien’s Quinoa Porridge

I’m a longtime fan of Le Pain Quotidien; during a ladies brunch with Melanie and Shelly, I was wow-ed by their Warm Quinoa Porridge… …creamy ricotta, crunchy nuts, sweet quinoa… …I was going to attempt to recreate the dish at home, by myself, and then I thought – “Why don’t I ask them how, directly?” So here it is!  This makes

Recipe: Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Muffins

Here are those muffins I made for the Dying to Kill crew! Basically followed the recipe for the Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cake I baked on Abe’s birthday, except I used Devil’s Food Mix, whole eggs, coconut milk, added an instant coffee packet, crushed pretzels… …and cooked them in muffin tins, rather than a bundt pan. Some topped with Dry Roasted

Recipe: Tomato and Eggs

Tomato and Eggs is a very popular Chinese dish; it was one of my father’s favorites.  I decided to do my own spin on it for Abe this morning – who was in the mood for a quick breakfast while editing the Brother Orange movie. As usual, we hit the Sunday’s Farmer’s Market, where I picked up fresh tomatoes, scallions, and