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What Would You Wear...To Celebrate Labor Day in the Hamptons?


Labor Day weekend in The Hamptons. This means parties, and pools, and POOL PARTIES. Imagine, me, party hopping all day from the Kardashians, to Blake and Ryan Reynolds, to Sarah Jessica Parker, and finally back to mine and Ryan Gosling’s little chateau to enjoy wine and the sunset. 651 more words


Old Fashioned Banana Bread - Barefoot Contessa version

Tonight’s recipe is from one of Ina Garten’s tasty cookbooks.  This recipe for ‘Old-Fashioned Banana Cake’ comes together quickly and easily.  All you really need are 3 large ripe bananas and some sour cream.  294 more words


Gazpacho: An Overview

Gazpacho is certainly my favorite cold soup.  If you look in your cook books or online you will find a zillion different recipes for it.  Most of which call for certain basic ingredients: tomatoes, cucumbers, garlic, bread, and sweet peppers.   950 more words


Cookbooks for the Starter Chef

Summer was full of lunches on patios and grab-and-go meals, but as we get back to work and school, maybe our meals should get a little more serious too. 484 more words


Tomato Basil Soup

Okay, so like I said before some recipes will be borrowed. This one is definitely borrowed from one of my great cooking inspirations of all time. 341 more words


The Calm of Watching Barefoot Contessa

So here I am 23 years old, not too wild about getting “wild.” What do you mean by Wild? You ask? Wild as in I don’t have the urge to really get riled up too much anymore. 295 more words


blueberry crumb cake

Blueberries are local and abundant. The weather had finally cooled enough to allow for some baking without causing the paint to peel in the kitchen from the heat of an oven. 44 more words

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