Suzi's Blog

The Family That Crabs Together …

    Suzen and I are bouncing between Portland and Seattle and many points in between. We spent today in Westport, Washington, a maritime village located on the southern tip of the entrance to Grays Harbor. Fortunately, the “Harbor” houses only fishing boats and never became a center of commerce, like Seattle, that houses today’s…

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Pi Day on 3.14.2012 at Cooking by the Book

Our whole universe depends on the values of some important numbers, and the most important of those is π — you know 3.14159… It is the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. But the number π appears everywhere in the science that drives our lives. Thanks to the United States Congress,…

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Farmers Market Events at Cooking by the Book

Fall is the great season for food. Of the four seasons, my favorite is fall. True, I miss the warmth of summer, and I hate how each day is shorter. Spring mornings are warm but these fall mornings can only be called crisp. But, thank God, there isn’t the three feet of snow we’ll see…

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Takeaway Classes at CBTB!

We have great news for fans of our cooking classes at Cooking by the Book. Public classes, open to everyone, are back. And back with style. We have introduced Takeaway Classes at CBTB, accelerated classes to let you learn and flourish with new skills. Each class will conclude with you taking away recipes, tools, ingredients,…

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