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Best Places in California to visit!

I know, not my typical post, but I have a number of people who I know, that love to visit ...
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Thanksgiving Day Menu

We ordered & picked up our fresh bird from an all organic farm(Wendelinhof) in the neighboring town which raises turkeys ...
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Swiss Bread: Chapter 5 “Basler Brot”

The 'Basler Brot' also called "Basler Laibli" was made popular in the 1940's, but the recipe was first found in ...
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Swiss Bread: Chapter 4 “Tessiner Brot”

Quite possibly, one of my favorite breads!  For my family, this bread is special because it's unlike our normal daily ...
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Swiss Bread: Chapter 3 “St.Galler Brot”

St. Galler Brot from the bakery Hächler This is one of our family favorites...maybe because my husband came from this ...
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Swiss Bread: Chapter 2 “Bierbretzel”

They call this beauty the Bierbretzel, or the beer pretzel.  It's named after the tradition of enjoying this along with ...
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A Table Worth Setting

I'm not sure how often you've told yourself,  "it's not worth setting a nice table" for mealtime,  but I'm here ...
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Swiss Bread: Chapter 1 “Götzenbrot”

Götzenbrot from the bakery Beck-Brunner Bread.  This would be the first thing I'd say I would miss if I were ...
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Fall’s Best Tea

Source:  Me; cir. 2015 This inspiration arrived when I got my first bulb of fresh, fresh ginger. "Tea" I thought.  ...
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The Fall Wrap-Up

It's been a long, joyous season in the garden this year. I've had an abundance of flowers and herbs, along ...
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Red Hot Spicy Oil

Source: Rochelle 2015 The Trinidad Scorpion, The 7 Pot...just a few of the spicy pepper varieties I picked up in ...
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All-Clad is All-Right

I knew when I got married 25 years ago, that I wanted a pot and pan collection to last me ...
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Week’s Inspiration

First week of November, and you expect the pickings from the veg. assortment to be slim.  Instead, when my weekly ...
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Weekly Organic Delivery

Every week I get a beautiful box of fresh vegetables delivered to my doorstep.  It's local, seasonal and most importantly ...
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