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FoodGirl and the kitchen

A client of mine asked me, "I need to wow my guests for my daughter's birthday dinner, but I need something simple. Got any ideas?" "Of course! How about a stuffed pork roast?" Without hesitation she answered, "You know what, I'll just order in." And with that she hung up. Why is it that the…

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FoodGirl and the kitchen

Cooking had unfortunately become a necessity for me rather than a pleasure, as just recently I had a child.  My newborn gives me about 20 minutes before she wants to be in my arms again.  So this calls for some quick prep work and a fast shove in a hot oven.  Grouper happens to be…

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FoodGirl and the kitchen

On a recent cold and windy Thursday night 14 “students” and I warmed up the kitchen and our souls in my Rustic Tuscan Cooking Class at the Sur La Table (Northbrook). In a sudden turn of events I had decided to take my cooking classes to a grander scale and introduce some of my favorite…

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