Category Archives: summer

Peach brown butter buckle

  I guess it’s time to get back to reality.  After nearly a week in Bermuda and a quick weekend trip to the idyllic Squam Lake in Holderness NH, it is time to buckle down.  Sorry.  Couldn’t resist.  I recently heard someone … Continue reading

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Summer munchies: eggplant caponata

Next time I make eggplant caponata, I will do so in large quantities.  When my plans for eggplant parm fell through, I turned to caponata for that big ol’ eggplant that was starting to tire after several days in the fridge.  I absolutely love … Continue reading

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Black and yellow black and yellow…..and purple, red, and white potato salad with homemade mayonnaise

Although I suppose I could have easily created some sort of simple corn and black bean dish in honor of the Bruins last week, I decided on this more delicious and equally colorful potato salad–complete with homemade mayo!  Perfect for the upcoming Fourth of … Continue reading

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