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Recipes

Carrot Ginger Soup

By On September 29, 2016

To get to our daughter’s college in Pennsylvania, it isn’t necessary to drive through the state of New Jersey, but that is exactly what we did last Friday.  My husband needed to… Read More

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Recipes

Parmesan & Poppy Biscuits

By On September 22, 2016

I have written about my cooking group in several posts including Dulce de Leche Sandwich Cookies (wish I had one right now), Chana Masala (yum), Roast Chicken with Garlic, Lemon & Parsley, and… Read More

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The Maiden

By On September 15, 2016

One of the best ways I have found to keep track of the many restaurants I want to try is to follow them on Instagram.  If I want to follow a place that… Read More

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Where Women Cook

By On September 8, 2016

Last February, I received a voicemail from Matthew Mead who is a lifestyle guru, author, photographer and stylist.  He is also the official food photographer for the Associated Press and has his own… Read More

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Links Friday

By On September 1, 2016

Remember a few weeks ago when I wrote this post about not really having anything to write about?  I suggested that rather than admit that it was a quiet week, I could… Read More

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Recipes

Chicken Provence

By On August 25, 2016

One of the things I enjoy about writing this blog is that it feeds my curious nature, in part because I want to be thorough and as accurate as possible before I hit… Read More

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Recipes

Sausage, Corn and Spinach Frittata

By On August 18, 2016

About a month ago, my husband sent me an email with a link to a Wall Street Journal article entitled, Make America Quiche Again: Recipes that bring everyone to the table. … Read More

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Trattoria di Monica

By On August 11, 2016

We are back from our summer vacation, just in time (literally) to welcome our daughter’s friend from college who came to the Boston area for a three day visit.  Our daughter was… Read More

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Recipes

Armenian Cucumber & Tomato Salad

By On August 4, 2016

Eight years ago, my family and I fulfilled a longstanding dream of mine to visit Armenia. Forty-eight parishioners from our church travelled together and experienced a trip of a lifetime as we… Read More

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New Rivers

By On July 28, 2016

About a year ago, I started following the Instagram of a Providence, Rhode Island based restaurant New Rivers. It’s not a new restaurant, but a friend who lives in the city told me… Read More