Category Archives: Slow food and art in the kitchen

The more it snows…the snow globe Minneapolis – Double Chocolate Almond Joy Cookie Recipe

Around 4:00 on Saturday afternoon,  the rain and sleet began. I drove to my friends’ house for Saturday nite dinner in the slop. At some intersections there were great pools of water, which I knew would turn to ice rinks … Continue reading

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The Snow Continued…Travel Escape the winter!

When I booked a trip away from home months in advance, I couldn’t predict the weather… but here it is and I am getting ready for a ride to the airport and a flight to where it is “warmer” than … Continue reading

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Let it snow. Let it snow. Let it snow and then some – Political Stew – Irish Stew Recipe

Years ago, I watched a friend make Irish stew with beef. For my stew I bought lamb. Lamb is hard to find in the grocery store. Around St. Paddy’s Day I looked for some to make a ‘bit o’ stew’. Continue reading

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The I Survived Arctic Weather Soup Dish – Along with a few million other people

My last two posts were about the weather, climate change and the Polar Vortex. Well,  I am here to tell you that I survived arctic conditions without even leaving the house. Yup. No lie. Continue reading

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Chicken Breast and Pasta with Truffle Oil- From Portly Cooks = How COLD is it?

This recipe is from Portly Cooks a food blog that I follow. Portly learned this when he was cooking recently at a restaurant. He is located in Britain. I like his recipes for their simplicity, elegance and ease of making. … Continue reading

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