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Julia Child, French Chef

Bipolar Disorder and Julia Child, My Therapist

David reveals his gratitude to the late, great Julia for all that she gave him. (Hint: It was a heck of a lot more than kitchen know-how.)

Pastured Eggs

The Story of a (Pastured) Egg

David goes out to pasture. Uh, we mean, he decides the only eggs that shall touch his lips hereafter shall be pastured.

No-Knead Rye Bread

A Friend in Knead

David divulges how he learned to bake bread late in life—and how he promptly became quite, quite obsessed.

Pimento Cheese Recipe

Pimento Cheese

David practices proper Southern gentility by whipping up batch after batch of that good old-fashioned party must, pimento cheese.

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  • 155
Cindi's Croissants

Fresh Ham and Cheese Croissants

David measures his friends on how true, honest, and kind they are—and how superlative their baking skills. His friend Cindi measures up.

Lying Cook

Liar, Liar Apron on Fire

Guess who David blames for his inability to be the epitome of calm in the hours leading up to Thanksgiving dinner? (Hint: Not himself.)

Pie Crimping

How to Crimp A Pie Crust

David reveals his pie-crimping obsession and admits he’s been outcrimped by baker Libbie Summers and her 20 cool and classy pie crust tactics.

Homemade Ketchup Recipe

Homemade Ketchup

Why make homemade ketchup? Because you can. And, as David explains, because no one can tell you that you shouldn’t. No one.

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  • 30 M
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  • 33
Man In Black

The Door Creaked Open

David continues where he left off, recounting what happened after he found an intruder in his rental house while on vacay in Maine.

Steamed Lobster

Maine, At Last

David knew that crab, lobster, corn, and blueberries awaited him and The One on their Maine vacay. But that’s not all….

KitchenAid Rangetop

My Kitchen 2.0

After 594 contracter hours, David emerges from the dust and despair of renovating to show off his new kitchen.

Chloe

Goodbye, My Pet

David mourns the loss of his beloved cats, Chloe and Raja, and anticipates life without them. Kleenex required.

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