Tag Archives: food

Comfort

November has arrived bringing with it thoughts of Thanksgiving and food.  When one of my Goodreads friends listed Cherries in Winter: My Family’s Recipe for Hope in Hard Times, by Suzan  Colón on her “to read” list I thought, “What … Continue reading

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Mangia!

I am fortunate to have recently met Don Bono, the multi-talented author of Chicago’s Legends, Treasures and Dreams. The artful black and white cover of this high quality book is beautiful as are the reproductions inside of Don’s meticulous charcoal drawings … Continue reading

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Frog Legs and Truffles and Snails Ooh-la-la!

For the past few days, I’ve been salivating my way through French Lessons by Mayle.  His book is a delightful culinary romp from one French food festival to another.  He intersperses many French expressions in the book and I totally … Continue reading

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Vicarious Vacation

I’m wishing I worked for a employer who rewarded my 2 plus years of faithful part-time service with a paid vacation. It sure would be nice to get away from the rat race for a bit. My fantasy lucrative book … Continue reading

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