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Chickens, Chickens Everywhere!

What’s more fun for a two-year old than animals? Granddaughter Virginia Rose especially loves the chickens next door.

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Virginia Rose and Helen on chair

Peppa Pig, Chicken Quiche, and the Beatles

If you haven’t guessed yet, I’m with my granddaughters!

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International Home and Housewares Show 2019

Our annual trip to the International Home and Housewares Show is always an adventure, along with a great hotel, and party time with Cuisinart!

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Sphere March 1977

Sphere Magazine, March 1977

This issue of vintage Sphere has potato recipes from Perla Meyer, Japanese party recipes, and lots of Italian food, including some amazing olives.

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Sphere January-February 1977

Sphere Magazine, January/February 1977

This issue of vintage Sphere has recipes from the Yucatan, cooking in a Doufeu pot, sandwich recipes, and a great sausage lasagna.

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Butcher store front

Julia Child’s Butcher Shop

Julia Child’s Butcher Shop in Boston is one of America’s best!

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Gather & Graze Valentine's Day 1

Happy Valentine’s Day 2019!

Gifts from my sweet husband and daughter Kristina this Valentine’s Day!

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Mom’s Minestrone

Not exactly the classic version, but my mom loved this soup from a 1960’s recipe.

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