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Don't Let The Turkeys Get You Down

So we’ve received all the relatives’ dietary restrictions and I think it’s safe to say that this will be the best gluten-free, carb-free, nut-free, sugar-free, dairy-free, low-fat, low-sulfur, low-protein, low-sodium, kosher, macrobiotic, vegetarian Thanksgiving ever!


Green Pea Pesto

I sort of fell in love with this pesto. I found fresh English peas and needed to have them.
I had tomatoes, cucumber, basil, and mint in the garden and I had recently found Bufala Mozzarella (the easiest for those of us lactose intolerants). 170 more words

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Autumn has come. Time to eat curry.

The weather in DC has officially turned. It’s time for tights, coats, and scarves. I, for one, couldn’t be happier.

There’s something about autumn that makes me (and maybe most home cooks) want to bust out a stock pot and set something delicious on a low simmer. 270 more words


Chestnut Cake

Hello chestnut cake. Who knew? Why don’t I see this everywhere, all the time? Talk about a lovely and naturally gluten free flour.

My mother frequents a tiny, hole-in-the-wall, amazing Italian import store in Los Angeles called… 306 more words

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Here There Be Glow Sticks: The Teal Pumpkin Project

Sonny and Ace have been planning for Halloween for weeks. Maybe even months. Possibly since last November 1. It’s probably time for me to start paying attention to their plans—especially since none of Google’s results for “easy porcupine costume” look sufficiently easy. 855 more words


Love is the key ingredient

Although food and dietary restrictions are key ingredients in this blog, Love binds it together and makes it worthwhile. This is a blog that I get to share and savor with my soulmate, a woman who makes my life taste better. 450 more words

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manners Matter - Dealing with Dietary Demands

(excerpt/post from  manners matter)

Dear Molly,

How far must one go to accommodate food issues with guests? I now ask people to let me know about preferences, allergies, limitations, etc.

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