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Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies

I suffer from the curse of the restless baker: however much I like a recipe I’ve borrowed or created in […]

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  • June 2, 2015
Banana Chocolate Muffins
Vegan Chocolate Banana Muffins

Experience has twice shown that I am not the kind of person who, when pregnant, cooks up big batches of […]

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  • April 21, 2015
Yogurt Scones
Yogurt Scones

We had friends over for brunch on Sunday, and Maxence went out in the morning to the charcuterie shop, cheese […]

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  • March 10, 2015
Light and Crisp Waffles
Light and Crisp Waffles

Every Sunday morning throughout my childhood, my father took my sister and me to the Jardin d’Acclimatation, a charming amusement […]

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  • February 10, 2015
Black Sesame Sablés
Black Sesame Sablés (Shortbread)

After last week’s events in Paris, it’s not so easy to break the silence here. Writing about news and politics […]

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  • January 13, 2015
Perfect Madeleines
Perfect Madeleines

Madeleines have long eluded me. I have spent a good portion of my baking life collecting various recipes and giving […]

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  • July 8, 2014
Healthy Breakfast Oatmeal Cookies
Healthy Breakfast Oatmeal Cookies

Having a two-year-old at home who wakes up bright and (verrrry) early, excited to announce the breakfast item his heart […]

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  • June 4, 2014
Buckwheat Speculoos Cookies
Buckwheat Speculoos Cookies

If you keep an eye on my Favorites of the Month posts, which naturally I recommend you do, you may […]

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  • April 15, 2014
Palmiers (Elephant's Ears)
Palmiers (Elephant Ears)

I grew up eating packages of two-bite palmiers we bought at the supermarket*. Also, giant palmiers from the bakery that […]

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  • March 4, 2014
Chocolate Walnut Cookies
Chocolate Walnut Cookies

On Sunday I woke up from an early afternoon nap with a seasonal itch to bake cookies. Now, at any […]

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  • December 17, 2013
Vegan Lemon Squares
Vegan Lemon Squares

Silken tofu has always stumped me. Regular, firm tofu, I know what to do with — most often I pat […]

  • 42
  • October 10, 2012
Scone Tops
Scone Tops

We were expecting friends for brunch on Saturday morning, and I decided to bake scones. Not the triangular wedges stuffed […]

  • 42
  • April 25, 2012
Multiseed Buckwheat Cookies
Multiseed Buckwheat Cookies

One of the challenges of writing a cookbook is that, for the duration of the project, most of one’s cooking […]

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  • February 21, 2012
Almond and Orange Blossom Croquants
Almond and Orange Blossom Croquants Cookies

From the department of Who Has Time To Make Edible Gifts In Advance Anyway comes this last-minute recipe, shared by […]

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  • December 20, 2011

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