Tag Archive | "Personal"

All Recipes, Culinary School

…and thats how the cookie crumbled.

Posted on 24 June 2013

Sometimes life just throws a curve ball your way—a curve ball that I just had to swing at to get where I am today.  My curve ball meant that I left the culinary industry behind, from a professional scope. Continue Reading

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Beyond Baking

Dinner with Anthony Sedlak

Posted on 09 July 2012

Tuesday, May 1st was spent with Buick and Anthony Sedlak– Truly a magical and memorable evening and  we  feel blessed to have met such an amazing and passionate individual. Continue Reading

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All Recipes, Beyond Baking, Sweet

Verano Macaron Crawl – Toronto 2012

Posted on 11 June 2012

The generous folks at Buick invited Duhlicious to experience the 2012 Buick Verano. I got to drive the car for a week around Toronto and really put it to the test. Continue Reading

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All Recipes, Sweet

Bezele – Meringue Cookies

Posted on 13 March 2012

Bar none, these meringue cookies used to be my favorite growing up. They’re nothing more than two meringue kisses with a buttercream filling and crumbled walnuts.  Continue Reading

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Beyond Baking

Happy Movember.

Posted on 02 November 2011

Happy Movember everyone! Continue Reading

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All Recipes, Savory

Chicken Flatbread Pizza

Posted on 19 September 2011

A last hurrah to mark the end of summer– happy-hour-approved chicken flatbread pizza. Continue Reading

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Culinary School

Wrapping-up First Semester

Posted on 30 January 2011

It’s been a while since I’ve wrote about culinary school hasn’t it? Since I last wrote, I’ve completed my first semester, had Christmas break in between, and moved on to second semester. Continue Reading

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All Recipes, Sweet

Ooey-gooey Nutella and Strawberry Sandwich

Posted on 22 April 2010

I was about 5 when I first fell in love with Nutella. Growing up in post-communist Romania, imported foods, such as this were considered delicacies. I’m quite confident that my first reaction this chocolate treat was utter shock. It probably went a little something like this… Continue Reading

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Beyond Baking

Personal Dilemma: The Stigma of Dining Alone

Posted on 28 February 2010

I’ve always had this penetrating fear of dining alone. The thought of spending 90 minutes at a table for two, by myself, was absolutely nerve wracking. Because of this, I’ve missed out on some pretty unique dining experiences. I’m not advocating that you should eat in isolatation— in fact, I almost always argue the opposite. […] Continue Reading

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