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To Gnocci or Not to Gnocci

Clearly the latter should have been my choice last weekend! So, I am watching Master Chef and they are making gnocci. I was feeling like trying something new and hey, if they can do it, so can I. Right? No, not right at all, quite wrong, in fact. I think […]

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A Mess of a Birthday

The youngest member of the household turned nine last week.  9, the last year of a single digit is a thing to be celebrated, right?  He really wanted to have his party at the house and after much consideration and research, he decided on a video game truck and a […]

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End of Summer Seafood Fest 

This Labor Day weekend, we celebrate our 4th annual seafood fest. In past years, we have done a semi traditional clam bake. It is an easy one pot delicious evening. I love the casual messiness. People’s true colors come out as some rip, tear and pound the shells into submission, […]

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and so it begins…

Let’s just start off by being brutally honest. No point in beating around the bush, right? Right. There are some things about me you should know. I am just going to throw all my cards on the table and you can decide what to do with them. First of all, […]