Category Archives: Recipes

early thanksgiving with family


We just returned from a nice, long vacation at home in Washington State visiting family and friends. While we were there, my family had an early Thanksgiving dinner, since we weren’t able to be in town for the real Thanksgiving. … Continue reading

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roast chicken tacos with guacamole


I know it’s been a while since I’ve posted, but I’ve been down with the flu the last few days.  I’m finally starting to feel a bit better and thought I should sit down and get to some posting. So, … Continue reading

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roast chicken


So, last Saturday I had a lovely organic, free-range chicken from Trader Joe’s in my refrigerator clucking to be paid attention to.  I could have cut it up, seared the pieces and made a lovely Coq au Riesling (the Alsace … Continue reading

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strawberry sage jam


Tonight my creative juices were flowing after trying a blueberry mint jam inspired by Blue Chair Fruit Company’s new cookbook.  I had some strawberries in my refrigerator and started looking through the rest of the contents of my fridge looking … Continue reading

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blueberry mint jam


Tonight I tried out a new combination for me.  I was inspired by a recipe I saw in the Blue Chair Jam Cookbook. I had some organic blueberries in my refrigerator that I bought at the grocery store along with … Continue reading

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