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SUNDAY SUPPER: Quiche to Die For

Sometimes to calm my spirit, I like to spend time making food from scratch. One, I'm taking care of my body by using calories to make dinner, and second, I know exactly what goes into my food, namely just fresh … Continue reading

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Party People Party Hearty 

Today is Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day. We Americans like to celebrate odd and unusual days, not because we’re just a party people, but because our DNA demands it. The first settlers wouldn’t have made it through their first … Continue reading

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THE GRIEF CYCLE AND THE FOOD WE EAT

There’s an old joke about the kids at show and tell day at school. When asked to bring in a symbol of their faith, the Catholic brought his Rosary, the Baptist brought her Bible, and the Methodist brought a casserole … Continue reading

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CELEBRATING AT THE DROP OF A HAT, OR AT LEAST A NEW HAIRCUT

Some folks need big moments in their lives before they can celebrate. Others of us celebrate at the drop of a hat. I’m not sure what marks the difference between these two groups, but I can tell you a short … Continue reading

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ALWAYS ON SPRING BREAK: THAT’S MY LIFE

Happy hump day! I think I’m on Spring Break. At least that’s my story and I’m sticking to it. After years of producing “work” I sometimes find this luxury called retirement a chaffing rub. You would think that nearly five … Continue reading

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SPRING FEVER REMEDY: COOKING WITH CHOCOLATE

I have a Massive case of SPRING FEVER today: don’t want to work, feel lazy, can’t concentrate, can’t get motivated. The pollen load has fried my brain. There isn’t only one cure for this: CHOCOLATE. But I don’t want no … Continue reading

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