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Tea Sampler

The rest of Jerimi’s care package… Red Rose Original in a mug my friend Marsha gave me in the mid-1980s.  Occasionally I can find this brand here.  It is a no frills, straight-up black tea.  Just my type. Teeccino’s herbal … Continue reading

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Homemade Ricotta Cheese

I was going to write a post in response to a Mama Kat prompt.  I did my a project and got a post all ready to go before I realized I am a week behind.  Par for the course. So, … Continue reading

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Chocolate Torte

One of the recipes I discovered in my pile of clippings stuffed in the kitchen drawer was for this delicious chocolate torte.  It calls for almonds which I omitted so others at my house would eat it, but they would … Continue reading

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Homemade Cranberry Sauce

What has the world come to?  The Thanksgiving issue of Martha Stewart Living which I finally found time to read as we approach the Valentine’s Day rush, suggests canned cranberry sauce grace the holiday table.  An artist even rendered a sketch … Continue reading

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Hot Chocolate Study

Just in time for winter Harvard researchers are suggesting two cups of hot cocoa each day as a means of sharpening our brains as we age.  We enjoyed hot chocolate regularly while we were in France last fall.  At the time I … Continue reading

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