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One pig’s trotter, two pigeon carcasses and a soupçon of smoked sea salt

I read a recipe for coq au vin jaune in the weekend paper. It didn’t have the above ingredients, I should make clear, though they did make appearances elsewhere. 1,045 more words

Anatolian Shepherds' Markets

In Search of Stars Hollow (and a cured tomato)


Last weekend I finally went in search of Stars Hollow. I kept hearing that a few little towns around here are real-life versions of the Gilmore Girls paradise, and I figured I’d better take advantage now that I live New England. 378 more words

Cured Tomato

These Adorable Little Pandas Would Really, Really Rather Not Take Their Medicine

Parents know the struggle of having to get children to take their medicine. (I once threw such a psycho tantrum at the doctor’s office that we were forced to reschedule not once, but twice — I’m the worst, I know.) Apparently it’s not just kids who throw fits at the sight of needles or hate the taste of anything remotely non-chocolate. 64 more words

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One Lovely Blog Award

Imagine my surprise when I checked in to my site this morning to find that I had been twice nominated for the One Lovely Blog Award by… 352 more words