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It’s a Festival of Lights!

FINALLY, I’m addressing the second specialized request from my first ever poll, which asked for “something meaty with a kick for autumn.” Well, it’s not autumn any more, but this is the first dish I thought of when I saw … Continue reading

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Want to Help Trim?

Last weekend, starting on Friday, we decorated our tree and house in earnest, and it was so fun! I invited my mom over to help us decorate. My mom has some health issues (heart problems, blood pressure problems, arthritis, some … Continue reading

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Where’s the Beef?

Stroganoff, that is. 😉 As any of you who read my blog at all regularly know, I try to cook yummy, healthy, affordable food. As such, I tend to shy away from convenience products such as Hamburger Helper, preferring to … Continue reading

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Burgundy, Did You Say?

Ah, Beef Burgundy. Boeuf Bourguignon. As Wikipedia tells us: Beef bourguignon (US pron.: /ˌbiːf ˌbʊərɡɨnˈjɔːn/) or bœuf bourguignon (UK /ˌbɜrf ˈbʊərɡɨnjɔːn/; French pronunciation: ​[bœf buʁ.ɡi.ɲɔ̃]), also called beef Burgundy, and boeuf à la Bourguignonne, is a well-known, traditional French recipe. The dish originates from the Burgundy region (in French, Bourgogne) which is in the east of present-day France, as do … Continue reading

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Hot Tamale!

Hot tamale! And no, I’m not talking about the candy — ‘though I did enjoy those when I was a kid. I’m talking about tamales — those lovely, yummy treats from Mexico. As Wikipedia tells us: A tamale (Spanish: tamal … Continue reading

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Sentimental Journey

Hubby and I were thrilled to spend this past Saturday and Sunday with the kids — dear son, daughter-in-law, and our perfect little grand-daughter, Ava. With Monday being Memorial Day, they had thought they would likely stay for supper on … Continue reading

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Meet Me at the Pub!

As I stated in my last post, we had some craic plans for our Saint Patrick’s Day this year. 🙂 Our son, daughter-in-law, and gorgeous little granddaughter joined us to celebrate all things Irish — oh, and we did a … Continue reading

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