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I recently had to empty my top kitchen drawers, giving me the chance to think about what it is I actually use. Some things were culled immediately and others weren’t put back when the time came. I got rid of things that I either didn’t use or didn’t work well…(Read More)

Labor Day weekend signals the nearing end of summer and the beginning of tailgating season. Here are some ideas for dishes to contribute to a picnic or tailgate that take advantage of the still-abundant seasonal vegetables and fruits but don’t require too much work…(Read More)

If you aren’t lucky enough to have a yard full of fruit trees and berry bushes, maybe you know someone who does. Often, all it takes is a casual mention in a group that you’d love some figs, quince or pears for them to be offered. They might even show up on your…(Read More)

Functional kitchen gifts aim to please

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I recently had to empty my top kitchen drawers, giving me the chance to think about what it is I actually use. Some things were culled immediately and others weren’t put back when the time…

Tailgating take-alongs

By | | Cooking, Cooking to Share

Labor Day weekend signals the nearing end of summer and the beginning of tailgating season. Here are some ideas for dishes to contribute to a picnic or tailgate that take advantage of the still-abundant seasonal…