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Off to The Big Apple and maybe Paris?!

On a visit to my daughter in New York City this weekend, it could turn into a surprise visit to Paris! Read how this might happen!

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Pork Chops for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is coming up this Sunday and my husband is ready to grill. His favorite marinated pork chop recipe is in this cookbook just for men.

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Chez Panisse Pasta, Pizza, and Calzone

Alice Waters’ recipes always rejoice in the bounty of nature and fresh ingredients. You will find this true in her pasta, pizza, and calzone.

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Hoisin Chicken and a Refreshing Salad

Most of this meal can be prepared early in the morning or even the night before, then dinner time is a snap!

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My Favorite Summer Pasta Salad

My favorite go-to pasta salad that I make all summer long, is from “The Joy of Pasta” cookbook. The salad goes with grilling, picnics, or just by itself.

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Cooking with a Foreign Accent, 1952

Cooking with a Foreign Accent from Sunset books, offers some interesting recipes from 1952. See the “wine sticks” (biscotti) I made. Delicious!

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California Adventures

It seems like I have been away for a long time, but we had a great time in California for Mother’s Day and other fun activities. Come take a look!

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Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day to my wonderful Mom!

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