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Sweet Or Savory? That Is The Question

I am not the biggest fan of pastry and desserts, but that doesn’t mean that I don’t like a good crust now and again. There are occasions where I might want a dessert, and trust me a slice of cheese cake every so often really does hit the spot. My favorite kind of desserts tend to… Continue reading Sweet Or Savory? That Is The Question

Fancy occasion · French Recipes · Special Occasion · Uncategorized · What's for Dinner?

Let’s Dive In!

I’ll admit it. Sometimes I am overly ambitious. I tend to get a little ahead of myself and set high goals. I think it’s because reaching those high goals is extremely satisfying. So, on this day I decided to do an entire lesson, sans dessert. The dessert course for this lesson is Pineapple sorbet. I will leave that… Continue reading Let’s Dive In!

French Recipes · Uncategorized · What's for Breakfast? · What's for Dinner? · What's for Lunch?

Eggs, Glorious Eggs!

Lesson 3 – EGGS! Yes! I love eggs! I love them so much that I eat them every day. Sometimes several times in a day. Just the sight of them makes me happy. You have to admit, they are kind of a happy looking with all that yellow. My mother also loved eggs. Eggs were… Continue reading Eggs, Glorious Eggs!

Chicken · desserts · French Recipes · Soups and Stews · Uncategorized · What's for Dinner? · What's for Lunch?

It’s All About That Stock, ‘Bout That Stock, No Boxes..

I just can’t tell you how weird/strange/odd it feels to literally be living and following, almost exactly in my mother’s footsteps. I mean, I’ve heard the saying… “As we age we become more and more like our parents”, but this is crazy. As I was entering adulthood my mother was advancing in her culinary journey.… Continue reading It’s All About That Stock, ‘Bout That Stock, No Boxes..

Chicken · French Recipes · Salads · Uncategorized · What's for Dinner?

And….School Is In Session

Today’s word is Immerse (which is now actually yesterday’s word when I started writing) This word is perfect for this post. Let me explain. When I log in to my WordPress account, the daily reader is the first thing I see. It is a list of other member’s blog posts, and as a way to… Continue reading And….School Is In Session

Fancy occasion · Salads · Sandwiches, Finger Food, Appetizers · Special Occasion · Uncategorized · What's for Dinner?

“You Are Special”

As a child, one of the biggest events to hit the household was when it was someone’s birthday. This usually meant a special dinner, followed by a homemade cake and the family singing the birthday song. Back then birthdays were a family affair. Not like the present day birthday parties that usually end up breaking… Continue reading “You Are Special”

One Pot Wonders AKA Casseroles · Special Occasion · Uncategorized · What's for Dinner?

Stands The Test Of Time

There are some recipes that I have enjoyed ever since I was a child and that I will continue to make until I am no longer able to. These are recipes that stand the test of time. There are some recipes that over time, get changed, or ingredients added, or they become modified. Not this… Continue reading Stands The Test Of Time