pumpkin chickpea soup & seasons change

pumpkin channa dal | conifères & feuillus

When you pay attention, even the constants in life are changing.  —Brooke Semple

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raspberry limoncello ice cream & matters of the heart

Raspberry Limoncello Ice Cream | conifères & feuillus

The heart wants what it wants.

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race & identity and homemade wholewheat naan bread

wholewheat naan | conifères & feuillus

My identity might begin with the fact of my race, but it didn’t, couldn’t end there. At least that’s what I would choose to believe. —Barack Obama

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oatmeal cookies

oatmeal cookies | conifères & feuillus

Another fall, another turned page: there was something of jubilee in that annual autumnal beginning, as if last year’s mistakes had been wiped clean by summer.  ― Wallace Stegner

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september & a lemon layer cake

lemon layer cake | conifères & feuillus

Every experience no matter how bad it seems, holds within it a blessing of some kind. The goal is to find it. ― Buddha

easy and moist lemon layer cake
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blueberry & lemon mascarpone ice cream

Blueberry & Lemon Mascarpone Ice Cream | conifères & feuillus

To say it was a beautiful day would not begin to explain it. It was that day when the end of summer intersects perfectly with the start of fall. — Ann Patchett

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strawberry & rose ice cream

Strawberry and Rose Ice Cream | conifères & feuillus

Look around. It’s almost gone. If only someone had told me that before. About life. If only I had understood. —Marisha Pessl

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kid-friendly piña colada & life with allergies

kid-friendly piña colada | conifères & feuillus

You have been assigned this mountain to show others it can be moved. —Unknown

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pearl wheat pudding

pearl wheat pudding | conifères & feuillus

In my previous post, I posted a recipe for wheat porridge using whole wheat berries. It’s as nutritious as wheat can get. Today’s recipe is made with pearl wheat, a processed version of its whole counterpart. The pearling process strips the wheat kernel of its bran layer and germ (partly or entirely), making it less nutritious. Although less nutritious, pearl wheat is still a good source of fiber and lends itself perfectly for making a pudding.
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