Category Archives: In the kitchen

In The Kitchen: KitchenAid Mixer Deal: NEW KitchenAid 4.5-quart Tilt Head Stand Mixer w/bowl with handle $199 via eBay

NEW KitchenAid 4.5-quart Tilt Head Stand Mixer w/bowl with handleBUNDLE includes a Flex Edge Beater, a $39.99 MSRP I love my KitchenAid mixers and I spotted this deal via the Inside Deals Newsletter from Inside.com. This is a significant price … Continue reading

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Historical Cooking Books: – Candlelight tea; a book of recipes by Lina Dunlap (1910) – 15 in a series

Archive.org has a host of old cookery books (from mid-19th to mid-20th Century) available in many formats and on a host of topics. I happened across a few in my Pinterest feed and gone completely down the rabbit hole in … Continue reading

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Yet another perfect pizza 🍕 in Monza, Italy via Instagram

What are your favorite foods in Italy or Europe? Share In the comments! Yet another perfect pizza 🍕 in Monza, Italy  One of many. A perfect place for a pizza 🍕 lover like me.   and Follow Join me on Douglas … Continue reading

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Historical Cooking Books: – Things mother used to make, a collection of old time recipes, some nearly one hundred years old and never published before by Lydia Maria Gurney (1914) – 14 in a series

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Historical Cooking Books: – Foods and cookery and the care of the house; by Mary Lockwood Matthews (1921) – 13 in a series

Archive.org has a host of old cookery books (from mid-19th to mid-20th Century) available in many formats and on a host of topics. I happened across a few in my Pinterest feed and gone completely down the rabbit hole in … Continue reading

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Pizza — my favorite food — In our friends new pizza oven 🍕 via Instagram

Pizza — my favorite food — In our friends new pizza oven 🍕  and Follow Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Want to learn more about pizza? Who doesn’t? Check out these books from your local library and … Continue reading

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A small piece of Sicily in our California Home via Instagram

A small piece of Sicily in our California Home  and Follow Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Learn more about Sicily †† * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of … Continue reading

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Going all out on Sicilian styling via Instagram

Going all out on Sicilian styling Found at Williams Sonoma this week. They are running a promotion on these products.   and Follow Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Learn more about Sicily †† * A portion of … Continue reading

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In The Kitchen: Whynter ICM-200LS Stainless Steel Ice Cream Maker, 2.1-Quart

Whynter ICM-200LS Stainless Steel Ice Cream Maker, 2.1-Quart I was more than a bit envious the other day when I found out a good friend had picked up this gem of a kitchen appliance on a recent sale. While I … Continue reading

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In The Kitchen: Creative Co-op Square Stoneware Plate – Chickens

Our friends invited us over for dinner the other night where they used these cute plates. I was immediately taken with them as asked her where she got them. Creative Co-opSquare Stoneware Plate – Set of 4 I loved the … Continue reading

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A Lovely Table via Instagram

A Lovely Table Sarah lays out a nice table for her hubbies birthday party. Eclectic mix of periods and styles.   and Follow Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Learn more about table settings with these books † … Continue reading

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In The Kitchen: Reusable Nespresso Coffee Capsules – Fussy, but usable

In The Kitchen: Reusable Nespresso Coffee Capsules – Fussy, but usable We were recently gifted a Nespresso coffee maker and while I do enjoy the convenience of it, I prefer to use my own coffee purchases rather than rely on … Continue reading

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In The Kitchen: On Sale $229 (orig. $380) KitchenAid Artisan Series 5qt Tilt-Head Stand Mixer Silver – KSM150PSSM

I LOVE my KitchenAid mixers, especially around the holidays when I make 80-100 dozen cookies for our annual Christmas Open House. I even branched out to an ice cream maker attachment a few years ago! When I saw the Target … Continue reading

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In The Kitchen: Walnut Magnetic Knife Holder

After seeing this at a friend’s house, it reminded me that I have always wanted a better way of storing my knives and keeping them available for use. Over the last several years — and many, many meals prepared — … Continue reading

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This British caf is serving to-go coffee in ceramic mugs to combat waste via Inhabitat

We try to use re-usable mugs and cups as often as we can. We even started refusing lids and straws where possible. This idea looks back — to reusable ceramic cups — and forward to a new way to use … Continue reading

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