Stop and Drink the Flowers with Five Fragrant Cocktails

Posted May 16, 2016

After hearing flowers can improve one’s emotional wellness, I increased the frequency in which I brought home a bouquet with my groceries. Throughout the week, I would spot the vase of flowers atop the kitchen table, and suddenly my day grew brighter and better. Ya…

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The New Jersey Escape

Posted September 2, 2013

New Jersey isn’t quite up there with Rome, Tokyo, or Paris when it comes to hot travel destinations, and many initial reactions to the state include mutterings about a certain television show and a generous dose of skepticism. Before I…

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Fluffy White Cake

Posted August 5, 2013

I’m used to unusual and beautiful eats, but Denise’s almost otherworldly confection, inspired by Miche Bacher’s new cookbook Cooking with Flowers, swept even me away. I can imagine bringing this out at the tail end of a cozy dinner party…

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Eat Boutique in Light and Truth Journal

Posted April 27, 2012

We introduced our Flower Sessions last month with a photo spread from our shoot done in January. As you may remember, that session was photographed by my friend Heidi Murphy of White Loft Studio. Well, congratulations to Heidi! Her photos…

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Introducing: Flower Sessions

Posted March 29, 2012

I have a tiny project that I’ve wanted to share for a while. In fact, I’ve been considering exactly how to share this new project with you because it’s truly close to my heart. So pardon me while I preface…

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Chamomile Tea Pops

Posted September 6, 2011

This time of year is always hard. Vacations are ending. Neighborhood pools are closing. And, of course, dust off your Trapper Keeper because it’s time to go back to school. I do a lot of snacking to self-soothe. When you’re…

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Dandelion Wine

Posted May 19, 2011

One of my favorite photographers and an Eat Boutique contributor, Jill Chen, comes out from behind the camera to share the steps in making this beautiful recipe, courtesy of blogger/author/friend, Georgia Pellegrini. Thanks, Jill and Georgia! -Maggie I woke up…

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