Kristin Belz

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Thumbnail for - Don’t Panic – Get Panettone
Dec 18, 2011
American and English holiday fruitcakes are subject to as much derision as Rodney Dangerfield, but their Italian cousin, Panettone, is another story. The Italian raisin and citrus studded...
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Dec 18, 2011
What would Christmas be without Ebenezer Scrooge and Charlie Brown? Of course there are lots of other traditional characters populating our imaginations this time of year (including reindeer from...
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Dec 13, 2011
Appliances don’t necessarily elicit envy or lust, but Smeg cooktops aren’t just appliances. The Italian-designed Piano line of ranges and stovetops is as expressive and exuberant as a 1950s...
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Dec 11, 2011
It’s not exactly exciting, but house cleaning is a key ingredient to having a gracious, healthy and beautiful home. Luckily, we’ve come a long way from the era when the average adult woman would...
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Dec 11, 2011
For many of us, Christmas brings out a craving for classics, an instinct to adhere to traditions. Baking cookies is no exception. Trying new recipes is fun, but in perhaps a majority of American...
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Dec 10, 2011
While eating local has been all the rage the past few years – and hooray for that – it’s not exactly a new idea. Neither are regionally oriented cookbooks. You might say they started with...
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Dec 6, 2011
Jeanie Lai was browsing in Kinokuniya when she felt the touch. Which is to say, she was in Beaverton, where the Japanese bookstore chain has an outpost in the Uwajimaya Asian emporium, when she...
Thumbnail for - Persimmons and Quince, Crackers and Cheese
Dec 5, 2011
In my head I have this image – it’s the perfectly prepared hostess (yes: “host-ess,” the “ess” being an important part of the picture, sexist though I know that is). She is impeccably dressed,...
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Dec 4, 2011
It is a cliché that the holidays are a “season of giving,” but some clichés are worth living up to. Of course, this is also the season for counting days on the calendar: the days ‘til December...
Thumbnail for - Eames: the architect and the painter
Dec 3, 2011
Usually we don’t go to the movies in this column, but – for anyone interested in design, at least – this flick is too good to let pass by. It’s a new documentary about the rightfully iconic...
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