Sweet and Savory Bakes

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I got into cake decorating a couple of months ago and bought tons of cake decorating books. Those by Peggy Proschen are particularly beautiful. They don’t just have cakes but cookies too. I decided to make cookies from her recipe … Continued

Naughty But Nice

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Sometimes you don’t have the time or desire to make a drawn out, elaborate meal but you do want to eat something filling. Today was one of those days for us. We had to be somewhere at 7pm so around … Continued

Squash What???

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I’d like to start out by thanking the people who have taken the time to leave comments on my blog. I love comments and get all giddy when when I get new ones. Let’s be honest, none of us blog … Continued

Fishy Compromise

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Back in 2004, I bought the Food and Wine 2004 annual. As expected, many of the recipes looked yummy but one in particular caught my eye, “Garlic Risotto with Calamari and Parmesan Crisps”. For one reason or another, I never … Continued

West to East

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On Sunday, we went to visit my husband’s grandparents in Kent. They live in a lovely cottage (if you can call it that!) surrounded by lots of land. Sometimes the land behind the house is used by a friend of … Continued