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The Woop Woop or St. Germain Martini

By On July 29, 2021

For the moment, let’s ignore the title of this post shall we?  I will get to that a little later when I share today’s new recipe. In the meanwhile, hasn’t summer been… Read More

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Thai Mushroom Lettuce Wraps

By On July 8, 2021

Lately, I’ve seen many recipes using coarsely ground nuts, walnuts or pecans as a “meat” substitute and said to myself that I should give it a try.  But just eating nuts without… Read More

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Chili-Lime Salmon with Avocado Ranch Dressing

By On March 25, 2021

Can we all agree that the past 365 plus days have been some of the longest days of most everyone’s lives? I look at my photos from casual gatherings, celebrations and normal… Read More

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Chicken Enchilada Meatballs

By On February 4, 2021

There are some sporting events which will always have me glued to the television. Tennis is the top of the list, particularly Wimbledon and The U.S. Open which are two of my… Read More

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Clams Casino

By On August 6, 2020

For my first 12 years, until I happily shipped off to sleep away camp in the White Mountains, my family spent the month of July with my grandmother at her summer home… Read More

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Old Dominion Rolls

By On June 27, 2019

When I was in elementary school, one of my good friends was named Angela.  Her family lived pretty close to mine and we would sometimes have playdates after school.  She had the… Read More

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Hearts of Palm “Ceviche”

By On May 2, 2019

Hi friends, How are you?  Fed up with the rain that seems to be lingering on and on here in New England?  It seems like the sun has been very stingy with… Read More

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Double Stuffed Potato Bites

By On January 31, 2019

I am dedicating this post to all of my friends who have either been following the Whole 30 this past month, eating their own version of clean or completely avoiding alcohol for… Read More

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Bacon Wrapped Brussels Sprouts

By On December 6, 2018

The year is quickly coming to a close which means there are just a few posts to fit in before I take my usual break to recharge my blogging batteries at the… Read More

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Much Ado About Something and Horiatiki Hummus

By On November 15, 2018

Thank you to everyone who commented on the blog last week or sent me a note.  Julie’s story touched many of you in different ways and it was unanimous that you all… Read More

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Brussels Sprouts Cacio e Pepe Pizzettes

By On September 27, 2018

Back in February, Ina Garten posted a picture to her Instagram of a cacio e pepe brussels sprouts pizza that she enjoyed at Danny Meyer’s latest New York restaurant, Martina Pizzeria.  The… Read More

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Vegan Hemp Heart Pesto

By On July 12, 2018

I may have mentioned this before on the blog, but I once went on a date with a man who referred to the fourth of July as the half-way point of summer.… Read More