Monthly Archives: September 2010

Tomato Confit for a Birthday Dinner

I am hosting a dinner party tonight to celebrate the birthdays of my Mom and Dad. My Dad turned 70 (!) last Wednesday and my Mom was right behind him with her 69th on Friday. They have invited three couples … Continue reading

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Seared Ahi Tuna with Green Olive Relish and Smashed Scallion Potatoes

Last weekend was the first weekend in months that we were actually in the city and had no outside commitments. On Saturday it was great to start getting caught up on things around the house and in the garden as … Continue reading

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White Bean and Swiss Chard Soup with Spiced Turkey Meatballs

It is once again the season for soup! I must confess that I am not a lover of soups in summer. Chilled cucumber soup, Vichyssoise, even gazpacho most often leave me… cold (sorry, bad pun). The soups that I love … Continue reading

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Salmon with Summer Corn and Tomato Salad

Last week at this time I was happily anticipating the beginning of the school year. I thought I would be thrilled to have Max back in the classroom, a regular bedtime re-instated and a re-newed sense of structure to my … Continue reading

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Peach and Blackberry Crumble

I know, I know, I know what you are thinking. “Can the woman please just move on from the peaches already!” I am painfully aware that this is my third consecutive recipe to showcase peaches and I am sorry, but … Continue reading

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