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thisishowicook

Writing, cooking and creating art are three things I take seriously. Now if I could only learn photography. Discovery and travel go hand in hand in my life and I am always searching for something new. This is How I Cook.

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  • Location: Denver
  • Favorite foods: Garlic, chocolate, Vietnamese, potatoes and veggies.
  • Last bite on earth: This changes from moment to moment but right now it could be a salted chocolate chip brownie.

Open Thread: What's Your Favorite Boxed Mix Trick?

I bake what I call camper's brownies. I use the mix and add more vanilla, at least a handful of nuts, chocolate chips, white chocolate chips, raisins, coconut and a couple tablespoons of cocoa. Bake until they are just fudgie. Refrigerate and dive in. Everyone loves these.

American Classics: Matzo 'Crack' S'mores

I featured matzoh smores last year with homemade marshmallows. I can attest that they are very good!

The 25 Best Things I Ate in Israel

Only one day in Jerusalem? You will have to go back! No bageles, no zatar, oh, I am making myself hungry.