Restaurants

Tonno

By On April 27, 2017

Thank you so, so much to everyone who commented on last week’s post or sent me an email or text.  Some of you went to see the movie, The Promise, as we… Read More

Recipes

The Promise

By On April 20, 2017

It is a simply glorious morning as I am writing this post.  The sun is shining, the air is cool and crisp and my favorite trees, our Donald Wyman crabapples are starting… Read More

Recipes

Sweet Potato Nests & Eggs

By On April 13, 2017

If you slice a vegetable and put it in your toaster to cook, can you really call it “toast”?  I ask this because in case you haven’t heard, sweet potato “toast” is a… Read More

Recipes

Maple Balsamic Vinaigrette

By On April 6, 2017

This has been a hectic week so today’s post is not elaborate.  But I will tell you that the Maple Balsamic Vinaigrette I am sharing in honor of the end of maple… Read More

Out & About

Two Days in New York

By On March 30, 2017

My younger daughter and I took a quick trip to New York City back in January during the last week of her winter break.  The idea was sparked by my good friend,… Read More

Recipes

Slow Cooker Chicken Marbella

By On March 23, 2017

Hello friends, It is hard to know where to pick up from where we left off a couple of months ago.  A lot has changed. I suspended the blog after a devastating… Read More

Out & About

Island Creek Oyster Bar – Burlington

By On January 26, 2017

If you are a fan of oysters, then you have undoubtedly tasted the omnipresent Island Creek Oysters that appear on menus across the country.  What started as an oyster farming business has grown… Read More

Recipes

Slow Cooker Beef Ragu with Pappardelle

By On January 19, 2017

Over the holidays, I was chatting with some friends who read my blog.  They both asked if I could come up with some slow cooker recipes, especially for the winter months when… Read More

Out & About

Two Coves Farm & Five Pine Farm raising grass-fed beef together in Maine

By On January 11, 2017

Have you ever dreamed of being something else “when you grow up” as I like to say? The first person who modeled for me that life was a series of mini-episodes was my… Read More

Recipes

Turkey Meatball & Kale Soup

By On January 5, 2017

Happy New Year!  I hope this first post of 2017 finds you rested from the hectic holiday season!  Are you ready for the new year?  Have you made any resolutions?  I’ve mentioned… Read More