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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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Pineapple, Spinach and Ginger Agua

By On August 2, 2018

I used to buy a lot of magazines.  But now with so much content online, I have to admit that I rarely buy the printed versions unless I am traveling.  Recently, I… 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

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White Bean “Tabbouleh” with Avocado Dressing

By On June 28, 2018

A few months ago, my husband and I traveled to Italy to visit our younger daughter who was spending a semester “studying” in Florence.  While of course she was “studying”, there was… 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

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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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Scallops Au Poivre with Broccoli & Cauliflower Rice

By On June 15, 2017

We are just back from a family trip to Croatia that I hope to share with you in a future post. Suffice it to say, there has not been a lot of… Read More

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Blackened Salmon Nicoise Salad

By On May 11, 2017

I just wanted to follow up on last week’s Skinny Margarita post to let you know that the picture of the drink that I posted to my Instagram is my most “liked”… Read More

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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

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Salmon with Orange Marmalade & Thyme

By On December 1, 2016

The only person I ever knew who ate orange marmalade on the regular was my father’s mother, Araxie.  We lived with my grandmother at her Cape house for a month every summer… Read More

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Falafel Bulgur Salad

By On October 27, 2016

Does anyone remember the line in the HBO classic, “Sex and the City” when Charlotte, seated at the infamous coffee shop table the ladies frequented for brunch, says the line, “My hair… Read More

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Carrot Ginger Soup

By On September 29, 2016

To get to our daughter’s college in Pennsylvania, it isn’t necessary to drive through the state of New Jersey, but that is exactly what we did last Friday.  My husband needed to… Read More