Monthly Archives: September 2012

Small Town Festivals

There is nothing better than a small town festival.  And the Corrales Harvest Festival is one of the best.  Sponsored by the Kiwanis; everyone gets in on the party.  Besides a Growers Market and Craft Fair there are food vendors,  a juried … Continue reading

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42 and Counting

No, that’s not my age.  I wish.  It was 42 years ago today that I married my best friend and the love of my life.  Where did the years go?  I only know that when I look at George today … Continue reading

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Not My Night To Cook

Once again my promise to blog every few days has been broken.  It dawned on me this morning as I was taking my shower (anybody else get some of their best ideas in the shower?) that perhaps it is because … Continue reading

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It’s Leftover Week

This week our menu consists of some of those good comfort foods you crave when the first cool weather appears.  Granted cool is relative.  With temperatures forecasted to be in the low 89’s were not exactly breaking out the long underwear.  But since it … Continue reading

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And the Winner is….

In my last post I asked you all to help me make a decision about which entrée to feature in my cooking class.  The results are in and winner is …. drum roll please… the smoked salmon ravioli.  Thanks to all who … Continue reading

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A Little Help, Please

Those of you who follow my blog know that I have been immersed in volunteer work.  So I am going to use this post to ask for your help.  No, you don’t need to donate money, stuff envelopes etc.  I … Continue reading

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Soup and Salad

Well summer doesn’t seem to want to let go.  It has been in the mid 90’s all week, though it is in the upper 50’s in the early morning.  So while Labor day has come and gone and it is … Continue reading

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