Monthly Archives: December 2011

Chocolate Martinis

Bardenay is a bar in downtown Boise, Idaho that’s full of memories.  Its where I wrote my speech the night before my sister’s wedding, where I lost my passport the night before we were due to fly home and where … Continue reading

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Risotto Carbonara

Less than two weeks to Christmas!  Or as we’re counting at no 41, less than two weeks to our annual Christmas gathering.  We take our parties seriously here – food, drinks, lighting, where to put the coat rack – all … Continue reading

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Béa’s Buckwheat & Almond Chocolate Cake

A few weeks ago Jessica and I received an exciting parcel from my sister in the States.  If I’m honest, all parcels are exciting – boxes and packages waiting to reveal their contents, some known, some unknown.  Although the unknown … Continue reading

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