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Chef Art Smith’s Hummingbird cake

Hummingbird Buttercake

Sometimes you just have to indulge your sweet-tooth. This cake is a big hit in our house! Simple and delicious.   Art Smith’s Hummingbird Cake Created by Chef Art Smith and recipe used with permission from Chef Art Smith   This cake is one of the most requested desserts at Art Smith’s Chicago restaurant, Table […]

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Pumpkin Spice Kalkal Cookie

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At seventeen, when I was living in a semi-cloistered convent in south India, I got my first taste of Christmas. A Hindu by birth, I had spent my whole life until then in the Muslim Middle East and had yet to experience a true Christmas. As a boarder at the convent, I observed that year-round the nuns […]

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Cardamom Maple Mini Macaroons

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Here is a great recipe and a wonderful way to introduce cardamom to your kids. Life of Spice resident nutritionist, Rebecca Katz provided this recipe and offers this wisdom, “Cardamom –  One of my favorite spices, however, a little bit goes a long way.  Otherwise your food will taste a like Chanel No. Five Perfume!  […]

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Nuts for Nutella, NPR

Some love affairs dim with time. Some are so torrid that they last a lifetime.. and then some. My love affair with Nutella has lasted through layoffs, failed friendships, miscarriages, new jobs, babies, loving friendships and more.. along all the ups and downs, Nutella has never let me down! Read my story here: Nuts for […]