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Ginger rage!!! Technically these cupcakes, made with zucchini and ginger, are quite healthy.
Photo by David D’Ostilio. 

Ginger rage!!! Technically these cupcakes, made with zucchini and ginger, are quite healthy.

Photo by David D’Ostilio

New research published on why pie is totally, empirically, undeniably better than cake … via http://hyperboleandahalf.blogspot.com/2010/03/pie-verus-cake-scientific-approach.html?m=1 

New research published on why pie is totally, empirically, undeniably better than cake … via http://hyperboleandahalf.blogspot.com/2010/03/pie-verus-cake-scientific-approach.html?m=1 

Time for arts & crafts … via http://ajphotostylist.blogspot.com/2011_06_01_archive.html 

Time for arts & crafts … via http://ajphotostylist.blogspot.com/2011_06_01_archive.html 

After a long winter hibernation, we’re coming back … mark your calendars! 

After a long winter hibernation, we’re coming back … mark your calendars! 

Substitute the words “hot” and “bake” for “drunk” and “f*ck” respectively, and that’s been our theme song this past summer. 

If yesterday’s tart was the prettiest, today’s wins for most elegant.  
Just like Gwyneth Paltrow in “Emma,” according to Time Magazine, resplendent in all her swan-necked, empire-waisted, orchid-tending magnificence.  
Photo by Nicole Rodriguez. 

If yesterday’s tart was the prettiest, today’s wins for most elegant.  

Just like Gwyneth Paltrow in “Emma,” according to Time Magazine, resplendent in all her swan-necked, empire-waisted, orchid-tending magnificence.  

Photo by Nicole Rodriguez

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: 
Few things in this world are prettier than something baked in a fluted tart pan and served on a pink plate with scalloped edges … Audrey Hepburn in “Charade” being possibly the only exception, of course.  
Photo by Nicole Rodriguez.

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: 

Few things in this world are prettier than something baked in a fluted tart pan and served on a pink plate with scalloped edges … Audrey Hepburn in “Charade” being possibly the only exception, of course.  

Photo by Nicole Rodriguez.

About this time last year we enjoyed a trip to Mission Pie in San Francisco … so good and so far away.  At least we have our EAT MORE PIE coffee cup.  
Photo courtesy of The Naked Rose. 

About this time last year we enjoyed a trip to Mission Pie in San Francisco … so good and so far away.  At least we have our EAT MORE PIE coffee cup.  

Photo courtesy of The Naked Rose

The final product was gluten- but not dairy-free: a fresh fruit tart with berries over a layer of pastry cream inside a buckwheat crust.  

The final product was gluten- but not dairy-free: a fresh fruit tart with berries over a layer of pastry cream inside a buckwheat crust.  

One of our gluten-free experiments: buckwheat crust about to be baked. 

One of our gluten-free experiments: buckwheat crust about to be baked. 

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