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Slow-Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala

By On December 12, 2019

Thank you for the lovely comments on my post last week about our trip to the Cotswolds! It was fun to write it up and relive a fun weekend in the English… Read More

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Amy’s Smoked Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

By On November 7, 2019

Years and years ago, we were at an evening paddle party and our friend, Amy brought the most delicious soup to share for dinner.  It was a soup she had enjoyed while… Read More

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Farro and Broccolini Gratin

By On May 30, 2019

Well, this week started out with a bang.  I went to load my wordpress  to get started on a blog post for the first time in 3 weeks, only to find a… Read More

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Cherry Tomato and Eggplant (or Butternut Squash) Curry

By On March 14, 2019

Almost three years ago, I posted a recipe for homemade Chana Masala from Meera Sodha’s colorful book, Made In India.  It’s delicious and if you love chana masala as much as I do,… Read More

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Turkey Meatball Casserole

By On January 10, 2019

Happy New Year! Have you fallen into a 2019 rhythm yet?  I haven’t found mine just yet.  One of our daughters is still home from college and my calendar has been peppered… Read More

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One Pot Spicy Chicken and Rice

By On December 13, 2018

I am going to squeeze in one last recipe before we wrap up 2018 next week.  I mean, who couldn’t use a quick and easy dinner that is made in one pot,… Read More

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Skillet Roasted Chicken with Preserved Lemons and Olives

By On November 1, 2018

I just heard on the news that we should get ready for the Presidential 2020 campaign ads to start as soon as Wednesday of next week.  Can you stand it?  I wish… Read More

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Comfort Food Round-Up

By On October 4, 2018

I am out of town this week so my cooking has been a bit limited as I have been largely on my own.  I am enjoying the quiet and being alone with… 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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Ina’s Roasted Tomato Basil Soup

By On September 6, 2018

At the suggestion of my friend, Joan, I have been reading a book called The Comfort Food Diaries: My Quest for the Perfect Dish to Mend a Broken Heart, written by Emily… Read More

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Za’atar Chicken with Lemon Yogurt

By On August 16, 2018

Planning a menu can be a real challenge, even for the most experienced cooks.  Finding delicious recipes to prepare is often the easy part.  But there is always the question of what… Read More

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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