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Winter from Siberia

In Herbs on November 27, 2010 at 23:01

It has gotten really cold here the last week; well below freezing. Every man, woman and child is bundling up, hiding their chins deep into their scarfs. As luck would have it, just before the cold front hit the west coast I was out on my terrace eyeing my parsley and my chives.

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5 gourmet minutes

In Appetizers, Eggs, Lunch, Salad, Side dishes, Small dishes on November 10, 2010 at 21:04

This is a magical combination: asparagus, plenty of good olive oil, arugula (rocket), parmesan and a fried egg, sunny side up. It will take you 5 minutes, and you will have a beautiful plate in front of you. And just one little secret ingredient pushes this to the top of my appetizer chart!

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Cleaning out my closet

In Interior design on November 7, 2010 at 20:13

Or my bookshelf, rather! Ok, so I know this isn´t edible… but just decided I wanted to share with you my very exciting Saturday night…

Ok, here´s the before:

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My grandmother´s waffles…

In Breakfast, Desserts, Sweets, Waffles, Waffles on November 7, 2010 at 14:16

…with a brown sugar / cinnamon twist. O la la! Get it while it´s hot!

There must be as many waffle recipes as there are Norwegian grandmothers, but this one has got to be the best 😉

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