Category Archives: Recipes

Just the meals, ma’am

What a fantastic trip to the Pacific Northwest. It’s one of my soul’s homes, right up there with Ireland and northern Arizona. But that’s another story for another time. In this space I need to stick to just the meals … Continue reading

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Yet another hodgepodge

Includes: blueMANGO, Market, Chucks, Batistellas in Raleigh, NC, and a recipe for granola Yet again I find my writing way behind my eating — or more accurately, the time allotted for writing is inadequate compared to the time devoted eating … Continue reading

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Bless me father, for I have sinned

It’s time for a confession. On several levels. First, guess why you haven’t heard from me in a week? Because I’m following an oil-free, alcohol-free vegan diet! And frankly, so far there’s been nothing exciting enough to blog about. And … Continue reading

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Is anyone still out there?

I hope you weren’t despairing, my handful of loyal readers. I didn’t abandon you. I just took a break while Erin was home visiting. And then I went to Orlando. And of course I encountered a handful of delicious things … Continue reading

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Nola, Cola and new year’s soup

Includes: Luke and Cafe Beignet, New Orleans, LA; Andy’s Deli, Columbia, SC; and a recipe for cauliflower soup Nola (nickname for New Orleans) I’ll finish my Big Easy blogging with highlights from our final two meals. On Christmas night, we … Continue reading

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Southeast Asia, South America and sinful soup

Includes Machupicchu Peruvian Cuisine in Raleigh, NC, and a link to Anthony Bourdain’s mushroom soup recipe (I love alliteration, don’t you?) Home-cooked thali Last week, Mom and I were treated to a veritable feast of Indian delights from my friends … Continue reading

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I simply remember my favorite things

The first is a newly rediscovered favorite thing, and the other has remained at the top of my favorites list since I joined a sorority in college. Crock-Pots Though I guess I should use the term “slow cookers.” (Crock-Pot is … Continue reading

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