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A Trip Down Memory Lane

The holiday season is in full swing,  And with less than a week to go until Christmas I feel pretty well prepared.  We will have guests this week and my mom will be arriving on Friday so the final push … Continue reading

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This is how you shop in Paris

My husband I recently returned from a week in Paris; a birthday gift from my sister. We stayed in a fabulous apartment in the 7 arrondissement, just two blocks from the Eiffel Tower. Anyone who knows me or has ever … Continue reading

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You’ll Roux the Day

For the past several weeks I have attempted to make a new chicken and sausage gumbo recipe but something always seemed to preclude my making the dish.  This new recipe came from Cooks Illustrated magazine and touted a new way to make a … Continue reading

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Waste Not….

I grew up in a family of six that tried not to waste anything useful.  For example, my grandmother loved watermelon and, after eating the pulp, would either bury the rinds around her tomato plants or pickle them as a … 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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Who Knows Where the Time Goes

First, my apologies to Judy Collins – but the line is too true.  And, if like me you are a Judy Collins fan, good luck getting that line out of your head! We have been busy here at the inn … Continue reading

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Chicken and Cheese Bundles

Last night was the first night this week I did not have a late afternoon or early evening meeting.  As a result, we didn’t have leftovers!  I wanted to make something a little different.   I had planned on chicken breasts ( we … Continue reading

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