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There is a famous African proverb that goes like this - "If you want to travel fast, go alone. If you want to travel far, go together".

Bonnie and I, love exploring the culinary arts. After trying and failing so many times, we never gave up in the pursuit of making perfect French macarons.

One wrong move and you can scuttle a whole batch. Time, temperature, overworking the merengue, so many factors put you on the knife edge of success or failure. This is another one of life's metaphors, only with a delicious side note. After dozen or more times, we operate in the kitchen like a well tuned machine. From the "mise-en-place" to the "temps-pour-temps", we now function with a surgical precision where the outcome is predictable. And voila! Peach flavoured French macarons to enjoy with our guests for dinner tomorrow evening.

Peace out
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Oh my! Three dozen ways to kill myself.*


* I'm diabetic. Goodby cruel world!
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Hell of a sweet metaphor for togetherness as well! Congratulations.
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Hell of a sweet metaphor for togetherness as well! Congratulations.
Thank you! We celebrated our 40th wedding anniversary in September and have been together over 43 years in total.
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Well done and Congratulations on your 40th anniversary!
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Well done and Congratulations on your 40th anniversary!
Grazie mille. We just made another batch together. The kids will love the pistachio ganache.I wonder how our little grandson will react to these?
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Are those available in Chocolate? If yes I'll take 2 dozen.
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I hope you are in the MV Christmas exchange, and a dozen or so of those beauties went to a fellow scooterist.
Hint, hint! Eyelashes emoticon
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I hope you are in the MV Christmas exchange, and a dozen or so of those beauties went to a fellow scooterist.
I was not even aware how this works. I would ALWAYS be happy to share. They are quite delicate though.
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