Monthly Archives: July 2011

Bicycles, all around

Have you noticed that when there’s something on your mind suddenly you start seeing references to it everywhere?  That’s been happening to me with bikes. First there was the ongoing conversation with a friend in the UK about the relative … Continue reading

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Summer Evening, Summer Food

There are few things I like more than salad.  Honestly.  When I was little my favorite thing about summer wasn’t ice cream, it was fresh garden cucumbers, still warmed by the sun.  A friend once told me that I am … Continue reading

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Comfort Food

Some people comfort-eat.  I comfort-cook.  I like to feed people and I do it well, as long as you are not looking for cordon bleu cooking.  I like to make bread, soups, stews and salads and like any good American … Continue reading

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