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I’m Back …. and Google Reader Goes Away

A reminder that Google Reader is going away as of July 1 and a little preview of my amazing trip to Spain and Italy. Subscribe by email to get all posts!

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Is Spring on your Dinner Table? – Fast and Flavorful Grilled Steak and Arugula Salad

All week I’ve been reading “tweets” and food blog posts about how spring is in the air and on the dinner table inspired by the produce and fruit in the vegetable aisle and the beautiful weather outside. This post by FabFrugalFood almost convinced me that it was true – the soup looks and sounds so […]

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The Oil has Landed!

It’s here – 6 liters of Olio Extra Vergine Di Oliva from the Umbrian region of Italy. It arrived very quickly once I placed the order – less than one week from Spello to San Jose. The oil is as yummy as I remember it, maybe even better than I recalled. When I opened the […]

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Foodie Nationalism

I’m finally writing a real entry into my new food blog – only 2 weeks after setting it up. Given my teen/tween-filled life, I consider this timely and a success. So my first question to throw out to the blog-reading foodie public is about olive oil. Is it “PC” to spend lots of money on […]

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