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Fortitude and squash

Fortitude. What does it mean to have fortitude?? What does it have to do with food? With body image? Do you have it? I have used this word twice today. First when describing the admiration I have for a friend’s … Continue reading

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day 6 symbolic wall building, breakfast recipe, catching up

It is so quiet. The only sound I hear is the hum of the computer motor, my typing on the key board and the dryer is running. I can smell the multi-grain sour dough bread dough that’s on the counter, … Continue reading

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A day in the cafe kitchen with recipes!

A Day in the Cafe. The season is off to an early start for me, and quite frankly I am not in the correct mind-frame for it. I figured I’d better get some prep done now, as each year the … Continue reading

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I am definitely NOT french!

I think its a total and complete myth that the French eat lots of butter, cheese and drink lots of wine and yet are svelte. hm. I admit their portions are smaller, and they most likely eat “cleaner” than we … Continue reading

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Reality Check w/ fried poatoe sandwiches!

I hit the grocery store with my twice written out list. The list that was created to match my in-home cooking school lesson plan. There were some ingredients I couldn’t find. I only went to 2 stores, but I was … Continue reading

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Holy Cow! Dinner was better than expected tonight!

Holy Cow! Dinner was better than expected tonight! Ever had one of those nights when you open the cupboards and things are getting a bit bare? You know, when you’re getting down to the obscure cans of ingredients and the … Continue reading

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My “cooking school” lesson plan

Our internet was down over the weekend. It was Vern’s birthday yesterday and we got (should be HE got, I know) a wonderful basket of “foodie” stuff! I can’t wait to find ways of using it! a jar of pickled … Continue reading

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Tonight was all about the sauce!

  My husband thinks I should title this: “Getting Saucy with Adrienne”   TA DA! That’s what I wanted to exclaim as my family sat down to dinner tonight. This evening’s meal was a culmination of days’ worth of broth … Continue reading

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