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Nothing like a good pie, good company

There are few things better than spending an even?ing eating and socializing with friends and family outdoors in the summertime. We were recently gifted with a great evening of good food and excellent conversation in Newton (Thank you, Bruce, Laurie, Michaela and Andrew!). Our contribution to the meal was dessert, and in an attempt to not heat up the kitchen, […]

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Don?t be a chicken: try this pasta recipe

It feels like all I?ve done over the past week is cook chicken. You?d think that means Joey and I have been enjoying some delicious, home-cooked meals, but unfortunately, most of the chicken I?ve been dishing has gone to our schnauzer, K.C. After struggling with off-and-on bladder infections, we finally discovered that our tiny dog had managed to create a […]

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These banana breakfast cookies have appeal for most

There I was in my all-too-familiar predicament. I was looking at a couple extremely ripe bananas sitting sadly on the counter, crying out to me to create something delicious out of them. Not being in the mood to churn out a loaf of bread, I went to the Internet for some inspiration and was intrigued by something I didn?t know […]

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?Choc? up new friendships

Between working as a teacher and being a part of the community newspaper scene, I have been a spectator at more than my fair share of graduation ceremonies over the years. After watching so many, I can tell you that ?Pomp and Circumstance? is a must, school choirs will inevitably sing a song that will get the graduates all misty-eyed, […]

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A pasta salad can pop up from your bountiful garden

Now that summer is upon us, I?m super excited about getting to spend some time outside. Just like every summer, I?ll be attempting to garden a bit, by which I mean I?ll be watering a bunch of tomato plants that won?t give me any tomatoes and some flowers that will be lucky to thrive through July. To be fair, I […]

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Cowboy lasagna is worth a hot kitchen

A public service announcement: Would the person who stole our spring weather and moved us straight into summer please return our property? I?m already tired of sweating. I suppose the hot temperatures are what I get for complaining about how cold I was all winter, but I would definitely enjoy getting to experience some mild days for a little while. […]

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Cornbread recipe more tasteful than swai nuggets

I love a good sale. This has often been to my benefit?a formal dress I own cost me a whopping $10?and it has often been to my detriment. Recently, my keen eye for bargains got me into trouble when I bought a big container of swai nuggets. If you?re wondering what swai nuggets are, to be honest, I?m still pondering […]

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