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What the Hell is a Black Radish

Walking through the farmer’s market, my eyes zeroed in on the black radishes. Not one to have food remorse, I tossed one in my basket.  That evening my spouse spotted it on the counter and asked me what it was. … Continue reading

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Split Pea Soup

Full confession, I had never made split pea soup, but I remembered a while back I bought a bag of dried split peas (do they ever go bad?) and after a Easter dinner we had a leftover ham bone. As … Continue reading

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Kitchen Mishaps

I found a Post-It on a cookbook that read “What’s the worst meal you have ever made?” The question annoyed me and reminded me of the interview question “What’s your weakness?” I mean, really, who wants to talk about their … Continue reading

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Red Thai Salmon Curry

I discovered a little bucket of red curry in my pantry. I have no clue where it came from, but that is often the case in our home with a chef as a spouse and house guests who bring us … Continue reading

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Cheesy Cauliflower Soup

I am the person who thinks fresh displays of produce are gorgeous (just check out my Instagram for proof). Looking at the cheddar cheese cauliflower, I could see the beauty beyond the blue plastic wrapper. I wonder if they tasted … Continue reading

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