Monthly Archives: August 2011

Frank Lloyd Wright Tacos

I doubt those four words have ever been uttered together before, but leave it to my friend Barb to coin a new phrase.  It’s been that kind of year, meaning one of unexpected journeys and delightful discoveries.  It all started … Continue reading

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Zucchini Quesadillas

There’s been a lot going on lately with summer wrapping up and all the rushing about trying to get done, well, what didn’t get done yet.    Before I embark on a “mini-adventure” that shall remain nameless for now (of which … Continue reading

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Pissaladiere Crostini

It’s about time I give you a provençal recipe since, after all,  this blog is named after that sunny and inspiring region in the south of France.  Plus it certainly sounds like Provence lately with those cicadas going crazy out … Continue reading

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Two Easy Appetizers and Blueberry Cake!

There’s a snoring kitty by my side, I’ve just finished a delicious plate of tomatoes and basil, I’m still humming  Theo Katzman’s jazzy tunes from Sonic Lunch today (check him out! http://www.theokatzman.com ) and I’m way behind in my blogging.  This is … Continue reading

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Herbed Balsamic Chicken with Blue Cheese

Every once in a while the cover of Bon Appétit cries out “buy me, buy me”.  And since I’m inundated with recipes from all sorts of magazines with unfortunately no fool-proof organization system, I try to avoid buying yet more magazines.  Also unfortunate … Continue reading

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