Posts tagged "croissants"

Shop Small Day 254: International Dinner

A couple of years ago I hosted Christmas Eve for my family. Since it was at my house, I figured I could put a little spin on the menu. So, in my natural “tree-hugging” spirit we created a Peace on Earth/Christmas Around the World International dinner. The meal was less about making sure all of... Read more »

Shop Small Day 213: Oswego Country Market

One of the best ways to discover a new town is to hit their farmer’s market. I’m almost embarrassed to say that I’ve never been to the market for the town next to mine. It took maybe 15 minutes to get to there. Since Oswego is a fairly small town, I was expecting a small... Read more »

Shop Small Day 167: Katic Breads

Every so often I stumble on a business whose story I love almost as much as their product. Such is the case with today’s shop. I am hooked on Katic Breads. Here’s the story I learned talking to his sister, Gigi. While living in France, Dusan Katic (Gigi’s brother) realized that bread played a fundamental... Read more »
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Day 46: Bonjour! Croissant pour vous?!

Parlez-vous fran├žais? Non? That’s okay, these pastries speak for themselves! There are very foods more delicious than a fresh croissant. Buttery…flaky…heavenly! Plain, chocolate, or even filled with ham & cheese, I’m not picky. Of course, the French make pretty amazing desserts too. Eclairs, tartes, macaroons, Madelines…mouth watering yet? Mine too. Fortunately, you can save your... Read more »