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It all Started with Carrots

While doing my weekly shopping on Friday I spotted some really nice small carrots with the tops still attached, in the organic section of my produce department.  I usually don’t see carrots this small and with tops so I grabbed … Continue reading

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A Surprising Source!

Another Christmas Season is upon us and with it the meals with family and friends.  This past weekend I spent time with my mom and siblings celebrating an early Christmas.  My mom wanted to prepare a pre-Christmas dinner that closely … Continue reading

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In Honor of My Sister

Anyone who knows my sister, Linda,  knows she loves France, or more accurately, Paris, France. And while I only dream of dining in Paris she has done it on several occasions. But I love to indulge in French cooking.  French … Continue reading

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Soups On!

Yesterday I wrote about my Christmas “toys”; or what everyone else calls new kitchen appliances, tools and cookbooks. Today I want to share a recipe I made that caught my eye in one of the cookbooks I received for Christmas. … Continue reading

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Memorial Dinner Soup Course

The Soup course was a personal favorite of mine (though my father would not have liked it – he wasn’t a fan of cold soup.)  Actually, this soup started out as a soup course for a Christmas dinner.  But I … Continue reading

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Everybody Wins!

Last night I made chicken pot pies.  The weather is beginning to turn warmer and it’s now or never if we want to get in one last helping of winter time comfort food. Usually I make pot pies with leftover chicken but … Continue reading

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