Monthly Archives: November 2010

Thanksgiving Dessert

For dessert, I debated between making pumpkin pie or pumpkin cheesecake. Both have graced our Thanksgiving table is years past. I was having a very Goldilocks moment I wanted something more than pumpkin pie but not so completely dense and … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving 2010 (the savory)

This Thanksgiving spread was supplied almost entirely by the Union Square Greenmarket. With my passion for farms and sustainable agriculture, there’s a sense of pride and accomplishment that comes from creating a meal largely out of produce that came directly … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Spiced Pumpkin Cake

Over the past year and a half, I have had the pleasure of embarking on many a baking adventure with my roommate Sarah. While I work on finishing my Thanksgiving recap, Sarah was kind enough to stop by and share … Continue reading

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Bubby’s Pie

A few weeks ago, my dad emailed me: Mark the calendar: on November 23, Bubby’s in Tribeca will be giving away free pie to celebrate its 20th anniversary. Anyone walking by the restaurant or dining in will be offered a free slice … Continue reading

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Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

Ever since I arrived in NY a few days ago, a bunch of ripe bananas has been calling to me. I’d been intending to make muffins or cupcakes, largely so that I would have a vehicle for cream cheese frosting. … Continue reading

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Insomnia Cookies

Just in time for my sojourn to New York, my friend Laura forwarded me a coupon for two free cookies at Insomnia Cookies. Insomnia Cookies is located in the heart of NYU and started out as a late night cookie … Continue reading

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G3 Thanksgiving

In my sophomore year of college, my friends and I decided to host our own Thanksgiving dinner in our dorm before we all left for break. In our kitchen-less suite, we cooked and assembled all of the usual suspects using … Continue reading

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