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dumpling squash, pear and ginger soup

In soup, soups & salads On October 2, 2013 2 Comments

soup, for me, has always been one of those foods that has the ability to mend. even if it’s only for a moment. i cook soup when i’m… Read More »

nectarine-sriracha chicken wings

In entrees, gluten free, poultry On September 26, 2013 2 Comments

the chicken wing. i like them crispy. i need them lathered in good sauce. i’m kind of a wing snob. you know when you reached that point…you know, when… Read More »

lentil and mixed grain soup

In soup, soups & salads On September 24, 2013 1 Comment

when i was handed 2 packages of soup bones packed full of marrow and juicy meat i almost lost it. i mean…there was drool. i’m pretty sure mary… Read More »

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chewy oatmeal cookies (with raisins and chocolate chips)

In cookies, desserts & breads On September 19, 2013 1 Comment

it’s chilly here now…chilly mornings make me want to hunker down and slow cook, bake and buy crisco. yeah i just said that…i bought crisco. i don’t know,… Read More »

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homemade catalina dressing

In dips, condiments, marinades & dressings, dressing On September 16, 2013 3 Comments

since before i was born i have been going to the same restaurant. not joking. it’s been like almost 40 years. on the corner of charles street, right… Read More »


strawberry raspberry ice pops

In desserts & breads, ice cream and pops On September 13, 2013 1 Comment

my son is not superman and he can not fly… playing super-hero’s while mommy builds a fire to roast marshmallows is now outlawed. tree swings are no longer allowed… Read More »


i will never forget…

In ramblings, rants & giveaways On September 11, 2013 1 Comment

12 years ago the sun was shining… it’s weird that i remember the weather, but when i woke, it was the first thing i saw…the sun, shining through… Read More »


apple date cake (it’s almost apple season)

In desserts & breads On September 9, 2013 3 Comments

i’ve been taking some time off. it was just that kind of month… no camp, no school, a couple days away. the summer was magical. it’s been fun,… Read More »


rosh hashanah, the run down.

In rosh hashanah On September 3, 2013 1 Comment

it’s that time of year again. how can that happen? seriously. i mean, i was just at the pool and school had just ended… now my 1st is… Read More »


corn chowder

In soup, soups & salads, Uncategorized, vegetarian On August 29, 2013 1 Comment

we love corn here. i wont lie. my kids inhale it. every which way too. on the cob, cut off the cob, in bread, creamed, in salads, in soup…it’s… Read More »