I've been making fruit tarts for about two decades, and it's taken me that long to become masterful, that is, able to turn out an excellent fruit tart just about every time. I don… http://regieroutman.org/blog/making-fruit-tarts/
Here are the books I've read and especially admired in recent months, August 2011-February 2012.
Lord of Misrule by Jaimy Gordon, fiction
A Tiger in the Kitchen: A Memoir of … http://regieroutman.org/blog/what-im-reading-march-2012/