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There are some foods that instantly bring joy and depression. The thought of consuming a wonderful piece of pasta, sauce, cheese and magic balanced by the overwhelming amount of work to create that moment is the catch-22 of Lasagne.  One … Continue reading

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Mango Salsa

I saw a site with a simple way to cut mangos that has made all the difference for me. I knew there had to be a better way! The site also has good information on ripeness and availability.  It did … Continue reading

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Valentine Baking

Baking, like math, is a science. When I’d sit down to take a math test, I’d do my best, turn it in, like tucking a cake in the oven, and think, “That went well.”  I was always surprised when it … Continue reading

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Addictive Coffee Cake

Pennsylvania winters in the 70’s were cold, with deep snow drifts mounding up to the top of our steps by the back door. One year we tunneled from the top step down into the snow and made an ice cave … Continue reading

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