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French Women for All Seasons by Mireille Guiliano

When I went to my local library recently there was a book I had heard about and quite interested in reading: French Women Don’t Get Fat… 1,946 more words


Spinach Gnocchi, Goat Cheese & Fiddlehead Ferns

This dish was centered around fiddle head ferns which have a relatively short season. They are not anything spectacular or super special but merely a detour from the daily grind of boredom and familiarity.   332 more words


Foraging for the First Time, Followed by a Forest Dinner

2016 was the year I decided to start foraging beyond my neighborhood. In the past our foraging was limited to plucking lilac from a neighbor’s tree to make the Mother’s Day cocktail. 733 more words


A very Portland meal

So, I officially moved to Portland in January of this year, but I did come to visit in the summer of 2015 (and fall) when I was looking for work. 172 more words


The Elusive Hickory Chicken.

I roamed the yard this weekend, in search of weeds to exterminate.  Mostly the house is surrounded by hordes of dandelions.  In springtimes past, I spent many hours, trowel in hard, uprooting dandelions.   642 more words

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