Avatar the Last Airbender: Air Nomads: Chocolate Oreo Pie

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January 15, 2016

By Shannon Moloney Suggested song to play while cooking (refrigerating?): Lost in my Bedroom by Sky Ferreira The Air Nomads. Interestingly their title describes the people rather than a sovereign state. If you hadn’t guessed from the anime’s title, the main character is an air bender, the last one in fact. Talk about an endangered species. The air nomads were peaceful monks. Stately beings in touch with their spiritual selves….

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Eat Like a Gilmore Girl: Rory Pancakes

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September 30, 2015

Post by Nandini Ahuja Breakfast is fuel for the day. It’s the most important meal of the day. The most! This is something the Gilmore girls take very seriously if “fuel” means “sugar” and “day” means “one hour.” To pay homage to this wise daily Gilmore ritual, I made Rory Pancakes. Rory, the show’s quietly quippy lead, loves her daily pancakes at Luke’s full of chocolate chips and sugar. I…

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Hot Hazelnut Whiskey

Alright folks, we get it. It’s cold outside. It’s also wintertime, a phenomenon that has occurred annually for your entire life. But that should not stop you from enjoying the wondrous things winter has to offer. Things such as: a perfectly valid reason to stay home and watch Netflix on a Friday night, and the mystical, Pinterest-worthy world of warm, cozy, winter cocktails. That’s right. It’s time to quit your…

January 21, 2015
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The Great Debate: Coffee or Tea, Round One

We understand how hard mornings can be, Sporkers. So what’s your morning boost? Coffee or tea? I’m sure the Silver Spork community is fairly divided. But I’m a coffee drinker. And when I say coffee, I don’t mean a Venti caramel macchiato, extra milk, extra caramel, extra whip, hold the espresso. I mean black coffee. I’m also not a morning person. Anyone who’s tried to hold a normal conversation with…

January 9, 2015
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Tenth Day of Christmas: 10 Minute Desserts

Remember that song about the Twelve Days of Christmas? Sure you do. There were some drummers, some birds, some rings… Yeah, it’s not that important. That’s why we’re giving you our own take, one number a day until Christmas, so that you can celebrate the holidays by making something you’d actually want to eat. Now get counting and cooking. Rumors have been circulating for a few years now that the…

December 22, 2014
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