Category Archives: In the kitchen

New Cookbook: Big American Cookbook: 250 Favorite Recipes from Across the USA by Mario Batali

I came across mention of this new cookbook in a magazine recently and quickly requested it from my local library as an ebook. I am still working my way through it, but wanted to offer my initial response so that … Continue reading

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Dress up your life with these new “Garden Bounty” totes, journals, mugs and much more!

Dress up your life with these new “Garden Bounty” totes, journals, mugs and much more! Available Now Exclusively from DouglasEWelch.com/shop Over 100 more designs on 30 different products. Check them out now.  Click to view this entire collection and buy … Continue reading

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Spode Buttercup China from last night’s get-together with friends [Photo]

Spode Buttercup China from last night’s get-together with friends #home #china #kitchen #dining #spode Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Related Posts: Brunch at Paty’s after our 3.5 mile walk along the Los Angeles River with friends … Continue reading

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Morning Desktop (Watercolor)

Morning Desktop (Watercolor) This is my view most mornings in watercolor as I make these posts and others. Coffee is an important part of my day and this is one of my favorite cups. Good morning to you all! #watercolor … Continue reading

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Onion [Photo]

Onion  It is odd what catches your eye in life. This onion was sitting on the counter waiting to be put away and I suddenly thought it might prove a good subject for a black-and-white photo.  #food #kitchen #onion #blackandwhite … Continue reading

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No. 12 Chocolate Walnut Fudge | Welch’s 24th Annual Christmas Cookie Party

No. 12 Chocolate Walnut Fudge | Welch’s 24th Annual Christmas Cookie Party 
Another extremely simple (one bowl and microwave) yet tasty fudge. This is traditionally the first thing I make each season to warm up. 
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No. 11 Peanut Butter Fudge | Welch’s 24th Annual Christmas Cookie Party

No. 11 Peanut Butter Fudge | Welch’s 24th Annual Christmas Cookie Party
 From Alton Brown’s Recipe – simple but rich. You only ever need a piece or two to satisfy. 
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uKeg 64 Pressurized Growler for Craft Beer | Douglas E. Welch Gift Guide #40

Since we have a craft brewery walking distance from the house (See MacLeod Ale Brewing Co.) having one of these pressurized growlers would be a really nice items to have for the kitchen. There is no way I can — … Continue reading

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Contigo Stainless Steel Travel Mug | Douglas E. Welch Gift Guide #38

We spend a lot of time in our cars here in Los Angeles, and this is especially true for my wife and son. They commute an hour to campus 4 days a week to attend (Joe is just starting his … Continue reading

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KitchenAid Artisan Series 5-Qt. Stand Mixer | Douglas E. Welch Gift Guide #36

I know this might seem a pricy gift, even for someone you love (SMILE), but I am so happy with my older KitchenAid mixer that I thought it only fitting to start with it as my first suggestion in this … Continue reading

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No. 2 Alton Brown’s Peanut Butter Fudge | Welch’s 24th Annual Christmas Cookie Party [Photo]

No. 2 Alton Brown’s Peanut Butter Fudge | Welch’s 24th Annual Christmas Cookie Party – Recipe: http://tinyurl.com/altonpbfudge #fudge #candy #cookies #food #christmas #christmasfood Recipe Find more fudge recipe in these book on Amazon.com * A portion of each sale from … Continue reading

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Electric Kettles | Douglas E. Welch Gift Guide 2016 #6

From Douglas… My wife gave up coffee several years ago. She started using an old stovetop kettle we had and then we had a coffee maker with a hot water dispenser, but after visiting the UK last August, I was reminded … Continue reading

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California Sunflower mugs and much more. Over 180 designs and 26 products for each design. Shop now!

California Sunflower mugs and much more. Over 180 designs and 26 products for each design. Shop now at DouglasEWelch.com/store #gift #home#housewares #iphone #technology#clothing #cards #greetingcards #stickers Shop my entire portfolio Related Posts: All Pillows and Mugs 20% Off Today. 180 styles to choose from at DouglasEWelch.com/store [Products] … Continue reading

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Prosecco Sparkling Wine | Douglas E. Welch Gift Guide 2016 #4

From Douglas… Perhaps it is our trips to Sicily that make us prefer prosecco over other sparkling wines, but I think it also has to do with the difference in flavor profile from traditional French Champagne and American Sparkling Wines. … Continue reading

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The $64 Tomato by William Alexander | Douglas E. Welch Gift Guide 2016 #3

From Douglas… It is a story as old as America itself. When we dream, we dream big. Big houses, big cars and, in the case of The $64 Tomato, big gardens. In this book, author William Alexander details his love/hate … Continue reading

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