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Home Is Where My Story Begins – Part 2 – The Water Is Smiling and Dad’s Poached Eggs

To read Home Is Where My Story Begins – Part 1 – click here The first recipe is really just a memory.  The ten or so years following Captain Kangaroo are conspicuously void of recipes but there are a few clear memories of food.  My family was a traditional one; Dad went off to work each […]

Home Is Where My Story Begins – Part 1

I was sitting cross-legged on the floor, my plate of scrambled eggs in front of me on the white leather ottoman, watching Captain Kangaroo.  My siblings had gone off to the elementary school across the street from 104 Sharon Court, an address my parents had me dutifully memorize in case I ever got lost.  Mom and […]

My Food Baby Is Born!

Last September, in my newly empty nest, I needed a project to fill my heart with the daily inspiration that had once been my children. I started writing my recipes and related stories to organize into a book for my family and friends. And to spend time with my memories. The recipes piled up quickly […]