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Treasure Hunting // Akimbo

East people…our time has come!

Finally there’s a shopping resource in the east for people who want to put their money where their mouth is and buy locally (and regionally) made clothing, accessories and beauty products. 280 more words


It's a Minestrone Kind of Day

Yummy minestrone!
Improvised on the cheese, as I didn’t have parmesan. Nicely melted. Havarti actually tastes quite nice.
I think I didn’t gauge the pasta amount just right, because all those pretty little stars absorbed most of the brothy liquid….so it’s looking less soupy. 103 more words


Seasoning Cranberries/Cranberry-Bay Preserve

The cranberry is a unique combination of pectin-rich berry and acidic spice, a fruit that easy cooks down into a naturally thickened sauce and provides a sour counterbalance to the many sweet flavors common in Fall and Holiday cooking.  814 more words

Red Lentil Soup with Curry and Coconut Milk

These late autumn days have me making soup, beautiful soup. And from whatever I can find in my pantry to save me from going outside in the pouring rain and hurricane-type winds. 429 more words


Roast Duck Breast with Asparagus, Caramelised Shallot and Hispi Cabbage


Roast duck breast

  • 4 duck breasts
  • salt
  • pepper

Duck sauce

  • 1 medium onion, thinly sliced
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 sprig of fresh thyme…
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Lentil and Rice Pilaf

A healthy, hearty meal can be as simple and affordable as rice and lentils.

Lentil and Rice Pilaf
  • 1 cup uncooked brown rice
  • 1/2 cup dry green lentils…
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