Posts tagged "book"
Assembly Required

Assembly Required

Oh Swedes… you are so very, very clever! Your sense of design is always top notch. Well played, indeed. Bridging the gap between your purchased kitchen appliances and how we should enjoy them at home, IKEA has released the book Hembakat är Bäst (translation: “Homemade is Best”), featuring 30 classic Swedish baking recipes. Each page...
Book Report: Summer Reading

Book Report: Summer Reading

Finished Bourdain’s Medium Raw a few weeks ago. I have to admit, I always lag on the last few chapters of his writing because I just don’t want it to end. Yeah, I love him too. Here’s my current rotation of summer reads – If you can’t tell, I tend to work through a few...
Cooking in Style

Cooking in Style

I know, I know. Us Americans consider the true “bible of traditional French home cooking” being the lovely Julia Child’s Mastering the Art of French Cooking. But Ginette Mathiot’s I Know How To Cook takes 1,400 traditional recipes and gives them new life with adorable illustrations and fashionably minimalist photography. With a reputation of being...