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Southwest Quinoa Salad

By On June 7, 2018

There are a few personal items that I find worth splurging on from time to time.  If I had to pick the item I am particularly passionate about, it would be handbags.… Read More

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The Paloma Cocktail

By On May 3, 2018

Thanks to everyone who commented on the Mexican Street Corn Salad post last week and to those of you who made the recipe!  I love hearing from you! Looking ahead to next… Read More

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Mexican Street Corn Salad

By On April 26, 2018

Next weekend, I am co-hosting a bridal shower for our niece at the home of one of my sister in law’s besties, Susan.  Susan is an incredible cook and caterer and I… Read More

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Sunshine Bars

By On March 15, 2018

Growing up, I had quite a collection of stuffed animals and dolls that I used to sleep with at night.  They were lined up next to me, taking up the majority of… Read More

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Quinoa “Risotto” with Shrimp and Asparagus

By On March 8, 2018

I am writing while watching snowflakes fall outside.  I know it’s early March, but winter is welcome to take its leave any time.  I want to feel the warm sun on my… Read More

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Bacon and Egg Risotto

By On February 8, 2018

On very rare occasions when I was growing up, my mother would prepare breakfast for dinner.  The menu was typically bacon and eggs accompanied by Thomas’s English Muffins. Family breakfast was not just… Read More

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Turkey Luleh Kebabs

By On January 18, 2018

Last fall, my husband and I spent a weekend in Maine with some very dear friends and members of their family.  It was a mix and match kind of weekend with people… Read More

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Roasted Broccoli and Parmesan Soup

By On January 11, 2018

Happy New Year!  I hope you all had a wonderful holiday season! I have been a little slow getting back to the blog in 2018.  Let me tell what has been happening. First,… Read More

Annual Wrap Ups

It’s a Wrap, 2017!

By On December 14, 2017

With next Friday being so close to the Christmas holiday, I am going to do my annual “It’s a Wrap” post this week before things get crazy around here.  As is my… Read More

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Southwest King Ranch Casserole

By On December 7, 2017

This week’s recipe is a serious departure from last week’s relatively healthy and light Wild Cod Burgers. However, there is a method to my madness. Until a few weeks ago, I had… Read More

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Wild Cod Burgers

By On November 30, 2017

How was your Thanksgiving?  The holiday came and went so fast and bam, here we are in December.  Let the festivities begin! Our seasonal decor is in the infancy stage so far.… Read More

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Quinoa, Spinach & Artichoke Casserole

By On November 9, 2017

Is Thanksgiving really under two weeks away?  How can that be?  The Fall is whipping by isn’t it?  At least the weather is finally starting to match up with the season.  This… Read More