Monthly Archives: December 2011

Pomegranate Guacamole

It’s been a slow and quiet kind of holiday around here.  The kind in which I’ve yet to shower or properly dress, and it’s already 1:56 pm.  I’ve been reading and watching and pinning.  Literally not much of any import or excitement has … Continue reading

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Joyeux Noël

After weeks of dreary rain and gray skies, I woke up to this.  And blue skies. And then I made Butternut Squash Lasagna for tomorrow.  I’ll tell you about that soon. With a squash from my dad’s garden.  And beans.  … Continue reading

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Herbes de Provence Roasted Cashews

Christine and I hosted a mini “hotel party” last weekend.  I know, we’re not 17 anymore (and it’s not the 1980’s either).  Funny story actually.  Last year when Christine purchased her Christmas tree she entered a raffle, hoping for a TV … Continue reading

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Mulligatawny and Red and Green Crostini

I can’t believe it’s taken me this long to tell you about Mulligatawny.  When I first had the idea of writing a blog, I thought it would be my first post.  It’s a soup I’ve made dozens of times, but … Continue reading

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Chicken with 40 Cloves of Garlic

I’ve been trying to think of a clever way to begin this post and all I can come up with is the truth.  Yesterday I hosted book club and there was a lot of good food.  So there. But really, … Continue reading

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