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Cooking Contest Central

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Some days I wonder if we’re trying out for a food cooking show in my kitchen just by the way we make dinner. My spouse began to put things on the counter,…

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Rhubarb Cocktails

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The beautiful stalks of bright red rhubarb caught my eye. I just had to pluck one and place it in my basket, even though I know rhubarb was not my thing. Then…

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What the hell is a Snake Bean?

Strolling through the market, I discovered beans upon beans. The ones that caught my eye this time were Snake Beans. They are not new to me, in the sense that I had seen them on countless occasions under the label … Continue reading

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What the hell are Haricots Verts?

I love how the farmer’s market changes with the season. Strolling through the market, I discovered beans upon beans. The ones that caught my eye were these pale-yellow beans. They looked like “green beans”, but I have never seen them … Continue reading

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What the hell is Hubbard Squash

I have set at my computer for several moments thinking of giving this post another name. However, I found myself laughing as I overhead my family discussing the Hubbard Squash. I will admit when I first saw it I found … Continue reading

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