art, imitating life
Sep27

art, imitating life

My daughter is about to turn 16 and I wanted to publish a Happy Birthday post for her. I poured through photos of past birthdays, school days and sport photos mostly when she was really little, so many cute photos and stories. But, then I thought of this photo taken of her for a great project I worked on for SWAN Day. She was 13 when this was this shot and I think it pretty much sums up anything I could ever say except Love you Lu,...

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Julie’s Apricot Almond Galette
Sep03

Julie’s Apricot Almond Galette

How I love your galette. Apricot almond to be exact. When the guests are all fighting to get to the dining room you know are at Julie and Pete’s house for a foodie feast. Everything from spring rolls, mushroom pate and meatballs in saffron sauce to this wonderful dessert. Please, please never stop the madness! Apricot Almond Galette Almond Galette Dough 1 large egg yolk ½ teaspoon real almond extract ½ cups sliced almonds 2 cups...

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