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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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Fall is Upon Us

It seems like just yesterday it was in the 90’s – tho with our new foam roof you’d never know it in the house, and suddenly the nighttime temps are in the low 40’s.  We’ve even had our first freeze … Continue reading

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Good Bye 2016

Another New Year’s Day is here and I am starting the year off right by updating my blog – a New Yea’s resolution I hope to keep! Last night we continued the tradition of celebrating the New Year by enjoying … Continue reading

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Back to Mijas

George and I went to Spain several years ago – actually much longer ago than I care to admit.  While we were there we spent several days exploring the beautiful hillside town of Mijas.  And that’s where we were first … Continue reading

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Paella de Marisco

Paella de Marisco – that sounds so much better than seafood in rice but that is exactly what it is and what we had for dinner not too long ago.  Somehow I got on the email list of an online … Continue reading

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A Class of …None

Every year I donate a cooking class to Corrales MainStreet as part of their silent auction.  This past year was no different. I offered to do a Cajun Cooking class for three people – the most I can fit comfortably … 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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