Category Archives: Cuisine and Food

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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An unforgettable ‘Chez Mikey’ dinner party

Although there were more actual differences between our dinner party, than similarities with ‘Babette’s Feast,’ I could not help thinking, as the party unfurled, that I was experiencing something that was extremely memorable and that would remain in my memory … Continue reading

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Muffin day!

I had a plan for my post. I think, now that I started putting my fingers to the keyboard, that I remember again what my original plan was. It has been a day with three little ones from about four … Continue reading

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Gaufres

Easter morning is usually a time of intense preparation for the meal that is coming later in the day. This Easter, we are chilling. We had a wonderful, intense, double birthday party on Friday and so we never even got … Continue reading

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On attempting to be ‘organic’

In so many ways, it is time that the United States gets its act together and aligns itself with real world progress. There are so many areas in which we could become much more civilized and do what so many … Continue reading

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