Monthly Archives: July 2011

E ‘un Mistero – Parte Tre

Hubby and I have been greatly enjoying  Zen, the new Masterpiece Mystery that debuted Sunday before last on PBS. Russell Sewell. Rome. Mystery character we haven’t read or heard of until now. That lovely, sexy, chic sense of Italian style in … Continue reading

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E ‘un Mistero – Parte Due

Hubby and I greatly enjoyed  Zen, the new Masterpiece Mystery that debuted last Sunday on PBS: What does an honest cop do when his bosses are on the side of the lawbreakers? Outwitting prosecutors, politicians, mobsters and run-of-the-mill kidnappers and killers, … Continue reading

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Hmmm…Qualcosa di Pesce

It’s h-o-t. I wanted an easy, light supper tonight. As a result, this post is short and sweet. Kinda like me. 😉 With the utterly delicious Marinated Tomato Salad I made yesterday in mind, I built the meal around that: I … Continue reading

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You Say To-may-to…

…and I say to-mah-to… 😉 Actually, I just say “delicious.” 😉 I love, love, LOVE tomatoes — which, actually, are a fruit, not a vegetable, if you want to get technical about it. 😉 As Wikipedia explains: Botanically, a tomato … Continue reading

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Hot, Hot, Hot

It has been hot here, peoples. *sigh* This sometimes makes meal time a bit of a struggle, as the heat tends to make our appetites feel off. Plus, I don’t want to do anything that will make the kitchen unduly … Continue reading

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An Apple A Day…

…keeps the doctor away! We’ve all heard this saying, and there actually is some truth to it, as Wikipedia explains: The proverb “An apple a day keeps the doctor away,” addressing the health effects of the fruit, dates from 19th … Continue reading

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E ‘un Mistero – Parte Prima

Hubby and I are very excited about Zen, the new Masterpiece Mystery debuting tonight on PBS: What does an honest cop do when his bosses are on the side of the lawbreakers? Outwitting prosecutors, politicians, mobsters and run-of-the-mill kidnappers and … Continue reading

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