Category Archives: Cuisine and Food

Christmas 2018 and some random thoughts

Some Christmases are better than others. This one was spectacular with a major exception. The good part was that we had an absolutely perfect day surrounded by family and grandkids and a family that knows how to work together. We … Continue reading

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Learning about other cultures

It is Friday morning and we had a harrowing departure from our house. We are at the kids’ house to allow the young ones to sleep before we help out and get one of them to preschool and the other … Continue reading

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Getting my inner Hungarian on!

Every so often, you have to return to your roots. We were talking about our daughter-in-law, Diana’s birthday bash at our house and we were wondering what to serve. We remembered that Diana had enjoyed the Chicken Paprikash we had … Continue reading

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Getting my Maple Sugar Candy on!

I love maple sugar candy. I have enjoyed it since I was a kid. I am one of those people who look with horror upon people who put what they deem to be maple syrup on their pancakes from bottles … Continue reading

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Cold Morning

Despite the fact that it was almost too warm in the house at night, I went outside with Stewart and wore a t-shirt and shorts. It was okay for the fifteen minute walk, but when I came home I realized … Continue reading

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