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Siopao, Bao, a New Attempt at Asian Cuisine February 27, 2015

Until I went to college, I didn’t have much experience with Asian cuisine, past pretty basic teriyaki. Then I moved to a much bigger city, with a much more diverse group of people, and all the sudden Asian cusine was everywhere. But even though I’ve started eating and enjoying this fabulous food, the concept of trying to make it myself is still very daunting. So this month, when the Daring Bakers’ told us we were going to be making Siopao, a yeasted bun full of savory/sweet fillings that hails from the Orient, I was a little nervous. (more…)

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Broken Order: Landscaping in Pots February 17, 2015

Several weeks ago, I was sent a link to an amazing set of potted gardens, which use broken pots to create tiered mini landscapes bursting with creativity. I was blown away by how beautiful these creations were and by they possibilities they posed for having a bit of a garden indoors or on balconies for those of us who live in cities. (more…)

 

 
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