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Cucumber Yogurt Soup

My husband’s grandmother always made him this soup: She was Armenian and was an amazing cook!

She grew the herbs in her garden (and so do I- they’re much more flavorful when fresh) 99 more words


Tipsy Thursday: The Sweet Tea Sparkler

Iced tea cocktail recipes come in many recipe variations, but my version, The Sweet Tea Sparkler, is simple, strong, and very refreshing. You have to be careful with these little pups as the alcohol taste is disguised and pretty much nonexistent which makes them real easy to cruise through. 293 more words


Peachy keen haiku

Infinity scarf.
She’s only nine once.
Gone in a blink – poof!

I went on a shopping spree today with a young friend of mine. As I do not have children of my own, it’s too much fun to spoil them and do fun stuff. 10 more words


Low Fat Tzatziki Dip

Low Fat Tzatziki Dip

This is the third in my series of four postings of my favourite dips. So far I’ve shared with you my… 258 more words


Cherry Tomato, Mint, Asparagus, and Gruyere Frittata


(SERVES 4-6)

**You’ll need: electric mixer

  • 8 extra-large eggs
  • ½ cup light cream
  • ½ cup grated Parmigiano-Reggiano
  • ½ cup grated Gruyere
  • ½ cup basil leaves, torn into bite-sized pieces plus a few sprigs for garnish…
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HTPC Project

I have been becoming increasingly disgruntled with Netflix’s programming here lately. It seems like they are losing more programming than they are adding, but I’ve stuck with them because they are significantly cheaper than cable or satellite service. 90 more words


Thread Color of the Week: 1845 Mint Green

This week’s thread color is a mint green in honor of spring! With temperatures finally starting to rise we’ll soon be surrounded by bright, vibrant colors. 24 more words