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Heirloom Tomato

Kale, Quinoa and Heirloom Tomato Salad

This quick and tasty recipe makes the most of the season’s best. Kale and heirloom tomatoes, combined with the protein-packed quinoa, make for the perfect lunch-time meal, or a great starter for dinner. 2 cups kale, packed, torn into bite-sized pieces 1 cup chopped heirloom tomatoes 1-1/2 cups cooked quinoa, fresh cooked/cooled or leftovers 1/4 […]


Striped Plum Tart

This recipe calls for black and red plums, but don’t limit yourself to those. We used a mixture of plums, peaches and nectarines, and it disappeared in about 15 minutes. The dessert is just as delicious without using the apricot jam, simply sprinkling the top with a bit of sugar prior to baking. And, when […]

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Slowing Down for a Breather

Most days, around 4 p.m., if I’m not heading out in the car for the remainder of the day, I pop open a bottle of wine and pour myself a glass. I have to admit that it is usually a mad rush to get the bottle uncorked, the glass poured, and then raised up to […]

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A Vist to Gospel Flat Farm

Yesterday, I took a break from sitting at my computer, and joined my son’s 5th grade class on an outing to visit Gospel Flat Farm. During the short drive to the farm, the five boys in my car kept me entertained with their singing, storytelling, and silliness, but that was only a warm-up for the […]

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Summer Beverages

An Infusion of Fun and Refreshment with Primula Flavor Now System As I look at our window I see the plums ripening, the birds darting to and fro, and … [Read More...]

Favorite Finds


Microplane Cube Grater

Rethinking the box grater, and reminiscent of a Rubik’s Cube, Microplane introduces the new Cube Grater. This compact, space-saving gadget combines three of the most popular Microplane surgical steel blades to create a tool that flawlessly grates both soft and hard ingredients. To ensure optimum performance, the Cube Grater features three original Microplane(R) made in the […]

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Espro Press

Anyone who loves French press coffee will love the Espro Press. This innovative press pot is designed to solve the problems that have plagued French Press users for years – filters that don’t properly filter, coffee and tea that keeps getting stronger in the pot, pots that break easily, and brew that cools quickly before you […]

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