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My Take on Apricot Mazurka Bars

Buttery Oats & Brown Sugar Fruity Goodness at its Best! Earlier this year I visited my sister and her husband at their home in Eastern Washington and upon my departure they loaded my car up with some delicious bounty from … Continue reading

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Roasted Butternut Squash with Goat Cheese, Pine Nuts & Fried Sage Leaves

An Autumn Savory Side Dish. I just got back from an eight-day work trip.  When I left Seattle it was Summer and when I returned it was Fall.  Leaves on a few trees are beginning to change color and nights are … Continue reading

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Broccolini & Leek Hummus

A Delicious Twist on an Old Favorite. When entertaining it’s always good to have a few stand-by appetizers in your repitore.  Ones you can always count to be easy to prepare, that stand up well on a buffet or during cocktail … Continue reading

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Sour Cherry Granita

A Sweet & Sour Dessert. Last weekend I spent a wonderful time visiting with my sister and her husband in Eastern Washington. Our parents were there too so it was a great family get together, and we were only missing … Continue reading

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Jamaica White Wine Sangria

A Taste of Mexico:  Dried Hibiscus Sangria with Viognier, Cherries & Nectarines. Last year we vacationed in Cozumel, Mexico with three other couples, staying in a beachside house on the Western shore of the island not far from town.  In … Continue reading

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Quinoa Salad with Dried Cranberries & Avocado

Easy Entertaining:  Make-ahead Salad. Back in May I attended the BlogHer Food conference.  Besides chatting about food non-stop for three days with other food bloggers, a fun part of the event was talking with the sponsors and trying various samples of their … Continue reading

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Red Wine Pineapple Sangria

A tasty red wine beverage for warm summer evenings. As much as I love red wine, it just doesn’t hit the spot when it’s above 75 degrees out.  But red wine sangria is perfect. This recipe is easy to make … Continue reading

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