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Exploring the Boston baking scene through Beantown Baker

The plan was simple:  Create a cookbook of family recipes to send to relatives for Christmas. That project inspired Jen Perez to do something that would reach many more people than just her family. She created a baking blog, Beantown … Continue reading

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Tips on Measuring Flour

Over the weekend, I interviewed Jen, who runs Beantown Baker, for my Reinventing the News final project. While watching her make brownies, she gave me a tip on how to add flour to recipes. Flour, she told me, can be … Continue reading

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Final Project Proposal

For our final project in my Reinventing the News class, each student has to write a feature article, create a video and a photo slideshow, and use social media for some component of our reporting. All of this has to … Continue reading

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Baking Brief: Pi Day

Today is 3/14, or Pi Day. It’s the day that applicants to MIT find out if they were admitted or not, and the day that bakers and bakeries across the country celebrate by turning it into Pie Day, or Pi-themed-baked-goods … Continue reading

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Baking blog resources

I ran into a problem as I began to search for a list of good resources for my blog:  The world of food criticism and blogging is vast. There seems to be an endless number of wonderful Food & Wine … Continue reading

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