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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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Sauteed Onion & Yogurt Dip

By On June 30, 2016

I once knew a person who referred to the 4th of July as the “halfway” point of the summer.  And I thought I could be a pessimist! Yet, here it is already… Read More

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Spicy Sesame Noodles

By On January 28, 2016

For every recipe I share with you on the blog, there are probably 5 or so that I test that don't make the cut. A couple of weeks ago, I made… Read More

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Quinoa Spinach & Feta Bites

By On April 30, 2015

Thank you so much.  Last week’s post was really well received and you let me know.  I appreciate the texts, emails, Facebook comments, Blog comments and a retweet on Twitter by my… Read More

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Holiday Survival Mix

By On November 27, 2014

Did you have a nice Thanksgiving?  I hope this morning finds you with your feet up, a big cup of something warm in hand, and maybe even a slice of leftover pie… Read More

Outside the Kitchen

Armenian Market Tour and Cheese & Spinach Phyllo Cups

By On November 20, 2014

What are you thankful for this year? One of the things I am thankful for is surviving my first six months as a blogger!  I have to admit it is a teensy… Read More

Outside the Kitchen

My week with Ina Garten

By On November 6, 2014

Fifteen years ago, The Barefoot Contessa Cookbook was published which was our introduction to Ina Garten and the food she once prepared at her specialty food store in East Hampton, New York.  She just… Read More

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Back To School Guacamole

By On August 28, 2014

This past weekend, I drove our older daughter to North Carolina to start her sophmore year of college.  I have to admit that while I was looking forward to our 48 hours… Read More

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Grilled Zucchini Roll-Ups with Herbs and Cheese

By On July 17, 2014

Stop, put the hummus down!  Move away from the freezer section at Trader Joe’s! You were just invited to a gathering and asked to bring an appetizer to share. What do you… Read More

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Truffled Ricotta Dip

By On March 16, 2014

My friend Kathy told me that Whole Foods was carrying a delicious truffled ricotta dip and that I should give it a try.  I value Kathy’s culinary recommendations greatly as she is… Read More