Category Archives: Party Planning

Chili Sauce from Dried Chilis

After an inspiring visit with our friends Bob and Barbara in Queretaro, Mexico, Alain and I are back in Parsons and back to work.  LaFontaine Bakery delivered ciabatta and baguettes on Tuesday; and sourdough white, muesli bread, sourdough multigrain, whole wheat sunflower and ciabatta on Friday. In … Continue reading

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Souper Bowl

Why not turn this Super Bowl Sunday into a SOUPER Bowl Sunday? I have included a couple great soup recipes that would be good with some cornbread or beer bread as a side. Plus to get you in the spirit of … Continue reading

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An old standby sandwich or a new dip?

As we all prepare for “the” game day here is a new twist on an old standby. It really is as good as its namesake. The classic Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato sandwich turned into a dip! So simple… so good! … Continue reading

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Are You Ready For Some Football?

The venue is ready, the teams are set, the entertainment is lined up, the commercial spots are purchased….now it’s time to put in place the other main attraction of the Super Bowl….the FOOD!! Whether your team has made it or … Continue reading

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Aioli for the New Year

Wow, this post is late, and I see our readers must be craving new food for thought, or thoughts on food, or pictures of food, or recipes! So here goes! Grand Aioli is a pretty easy new year’s meal customary in France. I’m … Continue reading

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Pizza at Home

We love pizza, and I usually make it at home.  (It’s a great use for old ciabatta also.  I’ll  show you that some other day.)  Every so often when I’m dividing my dough for loaves in the bakery, I have … Continue reading

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Aww… Nuts!

Oh my gosh, December is flying by. How do these months go by so fast, especially December. I am sure most of you have your holiday decorating done by now and are ready for making all the goodies. I had … Continue reading

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