Blynda Barnett

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Sisters of the Holy Names

The Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary support the actions of those who seek reasonable regulations on firearms following the shooting at …

DIY Cake Dome & Cloche Jars

If pressed to explain my glass dome obsession, I'd probably blame <i>Beauty and the Beast</i>. Is it just me, or does a simple dome have the power to …

How-To: Block Zip Pouch

Sew your own elegantly simple and infinitely useful block zip pouch with this wonderful tutorial from Minki’s Work Table!

crispy, chewy gingersnap cookies {a one bowl recipe}

The trip to the country this past weekend was a bit treacherous. The rain and fog made for a very slow drive, but I’m glad we went up on Friday night …

Homemade Gnocchi with Kale Pesto

Makes 4-6 servings<p>INGREDIENTS<p>For the kale pesto<p>1 medium bunch (about 8 stalks) kale<br>1/4 cup pine nuts<br>1/3 cup shredded Parmesan cheese<br>3 cloves garlic, …

Recipes

Hosting the Ultimate Tapas Party

Tapas, while Spanish in origin, exist in nearly every cuisine around the globe and range from light snacks to hearty appetizers, cold tastes to warm …

Lavender and Honey Ice Cream

Makes 1 quart<p>INGREDIENTS<p>2 cups (480ml) heavy cream<br>1 cup (240ml) milk<br>Zest from 1 fresh Lemon<br>1 tablespoon dried lavender flowers<br>1/3 cup (110g) honey<br>5 …

Pink Velvet Grasshopper Macarons and 1,000 Cooks for the Cure

INGREDIENTS<p>For the Macarons:<p>4 ounces “aged” egg whites (3-4 eggs)*<p>4 ounces finely ground almond flour<p>7 ounces confectioners sugar<p>1 tablespoon …

Roasted Tomatillo-Garlic Salsa and Chopped Chinese Chicken Salad with Sesame Vinaigrette

Salsas, salads, pie crusts, purées – you name it, I use a food processor to make it. Not only is the essential kitchen appliance a versatile …

Vegetable Tamales with Roasted Tomatillo Salsa

<b>Vegetable Tamales with Roasted Tomatillo Salsa (Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy Free)</b><p>Makes 16 tamales<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the tamales</b><p>4 cups Masa Harina *<p>4 cups …

Gluten-Free Ricotta Pancakes

INGREDIENTS<p>1/2 cup gluten-free all-purpose flour<p>1/2 teaspoon of baking soda<p>1 tablespoon of brown sugar (palm sugar can be used for low-glycemic …

Breakfast

Fig Tart

Makes 5 tarts<p>INGREDIENTS<p>For the crust<p>1 1/4 cup flour<br>2 tablespoons sugar<br>3/4 cup cold butter, cut into small cubes (1 1/2 sticks)<br>1 egg yolk<br>2 …

Fresh Pear and Fig Danish Braid

INGREDIENTS<p>For the pastry dough<p>1 ounce fresh yeast or 1 tablespoon active dry yeast<br>1/2 cup whole milk<br>1/3 cup sugar<br>1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon<br>1 …

Curried Beef Hand Pies

I’m constantly challenging myself in kitchen, making my own homemade pie dough was on my list of things I was scared to make. Not anymore. I do have …

Cook for the Cure with Buttermilk Strawberry Bundt Cake

There is something magical about a bundt cake with dripping ganache. Bundt cakes take me back to my childhood with memories of baking with my mom and …

Fresh Pasta with Mushroom Cream Sauce

Makes 4 servings<p>INGREDIENTS<p>For the pasta<p>1 1/2 cups semolina flour<br>1 1/2 cups all purpose flour<br>4 whole eggs<br>2 tablespoons water<p>For the creamy mushroom …

Chicken Teriyaki Wontons

Makes 8 servings<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1/2 lb chicken breast<p>Salt and pepper, to taste<p>1/2 cup teriyaki marinade<p>1 scallion, roughly chopped<p>1/2 package square …

Pumpkin Chocolate Cream Puffs

INGREDIENTS<p>For the chocolate cream puffs<p>1/2 cup water<p>1/3 cup vegetable oil<p>1 tablespoon sugar<p>1/4 tablespoon salt<p>1/2 cup + 1 tablespoon all purpose …

Game Day Gourmet

Are you ready to take your tailgate menu to the next level? With a few easy recipes, ideas and tips you can become a “Game Day Gourmet” by …

Braeburn Apple Butter

Apple butter isn’t butter at all. It is a highly concentrated form of apple sauce, that is produced by low and slow cooking of apples with liquid …

Haute Halloween

Pumpkin Spice Caramel Corn<p>INGREDIENTS<p>12 cups popped plain popcorn<p>1/2 lb (2 Sticks) unsalted butter<p>2 cups packed light brown sugar<p>1 teaspoon salt<p>1/2 …

Roasted Banana Chocolate Sprinkle Baked Doughnuts

Making your own doughnuts has never been more fun. It’s always a pleasure teaming up with KitchenAid for these challenges. I developed a gorgeous …

Cheddar Jalapeno Sausage from Scratch

It took a long time for my husband to believe I was serious when I said I wanted the KitchenAid® food grinder and sausage stuffer attachments for my …

Slow Cooker Beef Bibimbap

INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the slow cooked beef</b><p>2 pounds beef chuck short ribs with bones or beef chuck pot roast, boneless; cut into medium sized chunks (if …

No-Bake Cranberry Swirl Cheesecake Bars

Once Thanksgiving ends, you are often left with more turkey, mashed potatoes and cranberry sauce than you might ever want to eat in a year. But no …

Lavender Shortbread Cookies

Makes 3 dozen cookies<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1/4 cup white sugar<br>1/4 cup powdered sugar<br>2 tablespoons culinary lavender<br>1 cup unsalted butter (at room temperature)<br>2 …

Jalapeno Buffalo Chicken Bites Recipe

April 23, 2012<p>I woke up on Saturday morning with a spring in my step and itching to get into the kitchen. As I hopped out of bed (okay, a little bit …

Classic Vanilla Marshmallows | Shauna Sever | The Next Door Baker

So here we are, guys. Just days away from the most marshmallow-y holiday of all! Mallows seem to be everywhere these days, from sweet little packets …