Tag Archives: Lemon

Last Minute Switch

Yesterday was one of those days when I did a last minute switch on my dinner menu.  I had planned on Spaghetti with red sauce and meatballs.  But I had a CAT scan yesterday and that iodine contrast took everything … Continue reading

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Cool Dish for a Hot Day

It was hot here yesterday.  Not too bad in an adobe home but still, you want a cool dish on a hot day.  That’s why I elected to try out a new recipe that I found in the 25th Anniversary … Continue reading

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Chicken and Tuna? You Bet!

Last Sunday it was our turn to host the gourmet group gathering.  It is the dog days of summer here in New Mexico and while the house is cool, the outside temperature begs for cold dishes.  And, truth be told, … Continue reading

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You Can Always Be Surprised!

I am a big fan of Christopher Kimball. It began with my first issue of Cooks Illustrated and continued when he left to start up Milk Street. I have to admit the first few editions of Milk Street left me less … Continue reading

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The Recipe That Started It All

I have always loved to cook.  Even as a young girl I would be in the kitchen mixing up some jelly filled muffins to give to my parents as breakfast in bed (my Dad hated them – I was just … 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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