Category Archives: Friends

Fall Fare for the Old Guard and My Guys: Magret Duck Breasts

I love the fall.  The cool, crisp weather, despite periods of rain, marks the advent of car camping, cozy fires and a return to more substantial meals. Continue reading

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A Meatball Recipe For Grace and Katherine

OOPS!  Sorry for the premature post (I hit publish without any pix)!  Clearly, I am tired… Continue reading

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Part 1: The Theme – Italian Panna Cotta, Vanilla– With Variations To Follow

With all the classical music I’ve heard over the past two weeks, I decided to write about variations on a theme.  Continue reading

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Since I Have The Deep Fryer Out…

Ah, what an enjoyable mommy dinner we had in June!  We were a full house; every seat at my 12-person table was taken for a Southern-inspired meal.  Continue reading

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Fourth-of-July Fare: The Best Potato Salad

One of the dishes I made for my June Mommy Dinner was potato salad.  Continue reading

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A New Pasta Dish For The Family!

My Cook’s Illustrated arrived this week and, buoyed up with my mountain of pillows, I plopped on top of our bed for my bi-monthly treat.  Continue reading

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