"Yes, Chef"

Last year I was honored to be asked to prepare the dessert course for the Stages  wine dinner at the Palace Theater. This annual event is the local chef event of the year.  My awesomely talented "cheffy" ( is that a word?)  friend Jerry Reveron finally convinced  the planning committee to include me in the program.

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My Cori Story

I starting thinking about my Mom’s life in thirds. To borrow my Dad’s expression, there was “BC”.In Carmen’s experience this meant before Cori, for Cori this meant before Carmen. In her “BC” years, 36 of them, she was a daughter, a sister, a professional woman, a co-worker, a friend , a sister-in law, and an auntie. 

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BlogMaria Sanchez
Thumbs up!

These cookies are so easy to bake and so flexible. Enjoy them hundreds of ways: coat them with chopped walnuts, sliced almonds, coconut, chopped hazelnuts ( or leave them plain) and fill with raspberry, apricot, guava, mango or pineapple fillings. Just be sure the fillings are ovenproof. You can also fill them with nutella or lemon curd, just be sure to bake the cookies first, then fill.

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