Category Archives: Cuisine and Food

A dreary winter day

The day is dreary. The ground has a light coat of moisture on it and the sky is gray. It is not super cold, in the forties, and it is humid. It is the kind of day that you want … Continue reading

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Pudding and the microwave

Years ago when we got our first microwave, I remember even having to take a class to be able to use the large, cumbersome appliance. Our first microwave was a much thought out purchase, a GE, and it came with … Continue reading

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A Taste of Hungary 2017

The day was excessively hot when you consider that it is mid-September and the heat unexpected. My thoughts went completely to an outdoor pool. That wasn’t happening. The early afternoon was at a Memorial Service for a neighbor who suddenly, … Continue reading

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A Cherry Pitter that really works!

When a friend of mine told me about a cherry pitter that works, I had to play the role of ‘Doubting Thomas.’ I have seen my share of cherry pitters in my day and frankly none of them has reasonably … Continue reading

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Paint War Day 3

The day was clear. We had no grandparental responsibilities and my calendar was free. Whether I like it or not, enough days had passed between my first two days of painting and the now. I had brushes in saran wrap … Continue reading

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