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Hubbard Squash Risotto with a side of manicure …

Hubbard Squash Risotto Hubbard Squash is just like any other winter squash, wonderful, bright and colorful, full of goodness. We grew a bunch of the Hubbard squash this past summer and I have vowed to find many uses for them. I have … Continue reading

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The beginning….

What makes my story, my cook book any different from the 1,000’s of others that are spilling out of the over crowded shelves at the increasingly rare bookstores? I am just a girl, with a story to share, who has … Continue reading

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a day in the life, making appetizers!

A day in the life of Wannebechef Thursday, November 10th, 2011 Its the day before the Big Day, 11/11/11. There is to be a HUGE celebration at the museum honoring Veterans. There are lots of dignitaries staying on the premises. … Continue reading

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Fall = squash!

What a crazy fall its been. I kept thinking things would slow down enough that I could come back and be regular. hmph! What was I thinking? Between sending our 2 oldest kids to public school, which was a HUGE … Continue reading

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Huckleberry Salmon

Just a quick moment to write, Today has been a good day! I have been back “on track” for the past 2 mornings, up, dressed and out the door either on my bike or in tennis shoes….the HARDEST part is … Continue reading

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In the Moment

Being in the moment. That’s the focus this month. I am still here. I think about the blog often, I’ve just run out of time to post. Sometimes it comes to choosing computer time or hubby time. You can see … Continue reading

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My education continues in cooking, in priorities

Priorities. How do we set their values? I feel like I am treading water in a raging creek nearly over flowing with the spring run off. My priorities seem out of whack right now. Balance is elusive. I am not … Continue reading

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EIGHT

Day eight is coming to a close.  We’ve been busy, working in the cafe (made a brown sauce today, from the brown stock of yesterday, to become the demi glace tomorrow) we’ve had 4-h meetings and rides and I just … Continue reading

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Cafe event food, day 2 of wall building

This is day 2. 50 more to go to have a firm wall built between me and what society, media, popular culture say I should look like. 50 days left to build women’s hearts and change the strangle hold advertisers … Continue reading

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meatball recipe

Meatballs, a la cooking school! Very simple, VERY tasty! Much flavor is gained through the procedures. 5 lb ground beef 2 TBSP dried oregano 2 TBSP garlic powder 2 TBSP onion powder fresh parsley, minced, 3 oz. 1 TBSP salt … Continue reading

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