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LYL: Celebration Week #4 — The Grand Finale

French Fridays with Dorie finished working its way through all the recipes in Around My French Table last month. We’ve stretched out le fin by spending the past four weeks celebrating and reflecting on the journey. This week, the long goodbye ends. The charge this week: For the improvisers among us, share an original recipe […]

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LYL: Celebration Week #3: The Play-It-Again-Dorie Recipe

As we continue with the “long goodbye”, this week’s theme is to share your thoughts and musings about the recipe from the book that you have made the most often. Or, that you have made a variation of the most. It may not be your favorite or your AHA recipe but it’s the Repeater. Leave […]

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LYL: Celebration Week #2: The Never-Doubt-Dorie Moment

The celebration continues! Over the years, we’re sure you were skeptical going into one of our recipe challenges and out of the process but emerged on the other side with, not necessarily a favorite or even something you liked making, but with an unexpected nugget. It could have been a new technique, your own bonne […]

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French (Food Revolution) Friday with Dorie: Fighting for Food Education!

And now a word from our own Food Revolution Day Ambassador and Dorista, Mardi Michels: Those of you who follow my blog will know I am passionate about teaching kids to cook.  Through the Petits Chefs and Cooking Basics classes, I’m teaching not just kitchen but also life skills that will serve them well in […]

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Game Plan for 12/26 Post

Alright everyone, the recipe exchange post goes live next Friday! Dec 26th!! So we need to know who is publishing which recipe!! Of all the recipes you received, please leave a note here with which recipe(s) you have chosen to make! Our goal is to make each of the recipes that were sent in the […]

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FFWD Christmas Card & Recipe Exchange 2014

It’s hard to believe, but we are about to enter the final holiday season of cooking through Around My French Table! For the past two years, Alice (from A Mama, Baby & Shar-Pei in the Kitchen) has organized a Christmas Card Exchange for anyone who would like to participate from the FFWD group. It has […]

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Dorie’s Birthday Celebration Reminder

On Friday, October 24, we will be baking from Baking Chez Moi to celebrate Dorie’s birthday. See this link for details of the plan that Liz and Susan have put together. Liz is going to create a list of participants with links to their post that we can each include in our posts next Friday. […]

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Special Plan for Friday, October 24th (Dorie’s birthday)

Chères Doristas, Join us for a trifecta celebration on Friday, October 24th  Dorie’s Birthday  4th Anniversary of French Fridays with Dorie  Release of Baking Chez Moi Select one of these recipes from Dorie’s new cookbook:  Palets des Dames, Lille Style  Canèlles  Chocolate Cream Puffs with Mascarpone and Rose Filling  Brown Butter-Peach Tourte We’d love to […]

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FOR FUN with LIZ and SUSAN

Hi Everyone,    Betsy and I are pleased to tell you that Liz Berg and Susan Lester are going to head up the October 24th Recipe Choice/Activities. We know they will sink the Sweet Tooths into something wonderful and special. Just know that they are quietly working behind the scenes. We will be in touch […]

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It’s a French (Food Revolution) Friday with Dorie!

(I’m posting this on behalf of Mardi — Betsy) Those of you who have been following my blog for a while now will know that teaching kids to cook is something I am passionate about.  Through my Petits Chefs and Cooking Basics classes, I’m teaching my students how to cook, yes, but also life skills […]

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