Category Archives: Salad

The Tradition Continues

Looking back I find it hard to believe that I have been doing a multi-course New Years Eve Dinner for over 35 years!  Sometimes it has been for friends, sometimes family and sometimes just George and I.  For the last … Continue reading

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Posting al Fresco

I recently broke down and bought a new laptop.  Let’s just say my XP machine,though still functioning, was slow and, with Microsoft pulling support of XP, no longer safe to use online.  So I did some research and ended up purchasing … Continue reading

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Book Club Salad

I belong to a book club that meets every six weeks or so.  Each member takes a turn selecting the book and hosting that meeting. We meet for dinner so the host is responsible for the entree and the rest … Continue reading

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A Memorial Dinner

Ok, so I am waaaaaay behind on my blog.  Remind me never to volunteer again!  At least until I am no longer running a full time business.  But I am back and do I have a story to tell. Last … Continue reading

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Meatless Friday

Lent may be over but meatless Fridays have become a bit of a habit so tonight we will be having Cioppino for dinner.  I first blogged about this dish back in 2011.  Even then it was a staple in our dinner rotation. … Continue reading

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Don’t Try This At Home

Last weekend George and I had bratwurst with dinner.  We also had sauerkraut.  We can’t eat a whole container of sauerkraut in one sitting so there is always leftovers.   We have been eating it as a leftover side or on grilled … Continue reading

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Salad Course – Butter Lettuce Salad with Dried Cranberries and Oranges

Following the fish course of our New Year’s Eve dinner, we had salad.  I know that normally, when doing a formal dinner, the salad comes after the entree.  I’m not a slave to fashion.  This particular dinner the salad preceded the entree.  The salad … Continue reading

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