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Cornelia's Blog – October 2009 Archive (3)

Repurposed shipping container housing project gets big green lights: City Council OK and predevelopment funds

"A visionary project that will turn 93 reused shipping containers into housing units has achieved some important milestones.

The project, called Exceptional Green Living, will be located at the southeast corner of Rosa Parks and Warren in Woodbridge. The much buzzed about development is moving ahead, having just received unanimous approval to proceed from Detroit City Council and secured initial predevelopment funding."…


Added by Cornelia on October 28, 2009 at 10:16am — No Comments

140 lbs of honey has been harvested from the White House garden beehives - wow!

From Obama Foodorama

Charlie Brandts is the Official White House Beekeeper. Chef (Cristeta) Comerford (pictured above) noted that this current batch of honey tastes different than the last batch from the White House Beehive.

"You could see the Salvia strands in the last batch," Comerford said.… Continue

Added by Cornelia on October 23, 2009 at 10:56am — No Comments

OH YES! Peanut Butter Bacon Cookies

The weather has turned cold. I haven't slept through the night in several weeks. It's time to start working on growing my pot belly. I can't think of a better way to do that than with cookies. From Joy The Baker

Peanut Butter Bacon Cookies

adapted from The Gourmet Cookbook

makes 15 cookies about the size of your palm

1 cup all-natural… Continue

Added by Cornelia on October 1, 2009 at 9:05am — 1 Comment



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