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Ina Garten: I Met My Fave Cookbook Author!

Last week Ina Garten, the Barefoot Contessa, came to Wayne, New Jersey, for a book signing. I saw the article in my local paper and immediately determine that no matter what, I’d be at the Wayne Stop and Shop and … Continue reading

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Meatloaf the Betty Crocker Way

It rained most of the week; Thursday I woke up to sunny skies and a stiff breeze. It felt like a meatloaf day so I hustled my bustle to ShopRite, a local grocery store, and bought ground beef (80/20 combo … Continue reading

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The Real Housewives of New Jersey

Season 2 Premieres Tonight! Remember how I saw Vicki, one of the Real Housewives of Orange County, on Thursday night in Naples, FL? And do you remember how when she asked which of the East Coast TV shows I liked … Continue reading

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A New Hero

I have a new hero. Her name is Ree Drummond, but people in the blogging world, on Face Book and Twitter know her as The Pioneer Woman. She’s a rancher’s wife and mother of four who takes gorgeous photos and … Continue reading

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Weekend Food

A Casserole That Can Waken Teenagers from Deep Sleep Last Friday night I didn’t cook dinner because Tory and I were out in the far western part of the state for a softball-related thing. We drove 2 hours out and … Continue reading

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“Cherries in Winter”

Do you read cookbooks? I do. Do you read novels about cooking? I do. Have you read “Cherries in Winter” yet? I have and I think it’s worth your time. “Cherries in Winter” is a book about finding the good … Continue reading

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