Tag Archives: Mommy Dinner Club

Move Over Hummus– It’s Muhammara Time!

My husband Kurt and mom LOVE hummus, and I make it at home for many reasons, e.g.,  it’s easy to do (if you have a food processor) and Continue reading

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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


Filed under Family, Food, Friends, Main Dishes

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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Coconut Cream Pie Bars from Foodie (and Wine) Friend Lee!

I met my friend Lee through her best friend Andy whom I met decades ago when my hospital was installing his company’s software.   Andy once organized a wine trip through Napa for eight of us which involved multiple wine tour stops per day and traveling around in a big white van– but that’s another blog post… Continue reading

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French Bread Part 1: Pate Fermentee

This month’s mommy dinner was Saturday, an early kick-off for Mother’s Day!  Continue reading


Filed under Baked Goods, Family, Food, Friends, Yeast Breads

New Orleans Bread Pudding With Whiskey Sauce For Margo Who Showed Me How To Cook The Creamiest Grits Evah!

I had the best intentions of blogging at least a few of the recipes from this month’s Mommy Dinner because it was New Orleans fare!  Continue reading


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