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Cool as a cucumber

My father loved soup.  He would eat virtually any soup, from a consommé (hot or cold) to a Scotch Broth.  As a child, I hated soup and every winter, my mother made it by the gallon;  it was always a vegetable soup with one or other bone flung in.   491 more words

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Tomato Basil Panzenella

A light (yet hearty) dinner tonight.

Instead of using stale bread and adding moisture back to it, I just use fresh bread.  I like how the fresh bread absorbs the flavors from the olive oil and vinegar. 116 more words

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Tablescape Tuesday: Soft Shades of Winter

“How many lessons of faith and beauty we should lose, if there were no winter in our year”
- Thomas Higginson

Wasn’t the weekend a (literal) ray of sunshine?   451 more words

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Basic Table Setting Ettiquette

When I was a child my mother showed me how to set a table but as an adult I always feel like I’m setting the table improperly and basically just winging it.  387 more words

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Tablescape Tuesday: It's A Girl Thing!

“I love those who love me, and those who seek me diligently find me”
Proverbs‬ ‭8‬:‭17‬

Do you remember going over to your friends’ house as a little girl to play and thinking that her toys and dolls were so much fun to play with?   548 more words

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Waste not, want not - II

Being the child of parents who grew up in the Second World War is a mixed blessing.  “Waste not, want not” is a consequent mantra.   625 more words

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Cauliflower Chowder

A creamy, low carb, hearty and wonderfully cozy soup for those chilly nights! 240 more words

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