Category Archives: Cuisine and Food

Scromelettes

I hate eggs. I have no problem with them in cakes or desserts, but as a breakfast staple, I avoid them like the plague. Clearly, there is something wrong with me. My mom used to say that at an early … Continue reading

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Boeuf à la Bourguignonne

Years ago, before we were even married, I picked up a cookbook on a rack somewhere, a book on sale, and it has become a favorite: ‘Good Cooking With Wine’ by Mary Reynolds. When called upon to make MK’s birthday … Continue reading

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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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