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What’s for dinner at the White house? (Week of Sept. 4)

My goodness, what a week it’s been!  The Monday holiday was just what I needed!  We spent the day relaxing, napping, reading, playing Dominion and Beatles Rock Band and just NOT WORKING. We also went apple picking on Saturday.  When

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What’s for dinner at the White house? (Week of Aug. 28)

Uh, so September starts tomorrow.  Seriously?  When did that happen?  Consequently I’ve filled our menu up with lots of fresh things this week.  Gotta eat them while they’re here.  They’ll be gone before we know it! As a side note,

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What’s for dinner at the White house? (Week of Aug. 21)

And we’re back!  We had a lovely vacation and a week of throwing together random (but still tasty!) meals.  We’re now back to the kitchen with renewed vigor.  It feels good, even if it is a bit hectic! We had

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What’s for dinner at the White house? (Week of Aug. 7)

Some husbands buy their wives flowers to decorate their table.  Mine buys me…. ….basil?  Ha!  Actually, we went to get a bunch of basil for some meals this week and the farmer thought the bunch he grabbed us was too

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What’s for dinner at the White house? (Week of July 30)

Last week I ate way too heavy and way too much.  Not to mention, as I discovered on my run this morning, it’s still way too hot here.  All of that adds up to what I hope is a lighter

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What’s for dinner at the White house? (Week of July 24)

Well, almost all of a sudden canning season was on me.  We missed the local strawberries for some plain strawberry jam, but we opted to get some on super sale from the grocery and whipped up some strawberry vanilla jam. 

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What’s for dinner at the White house? (Week of July 17)

Ok, so it’s a little late coming, but I hold you in suspense no longer.  It was an exciting week on the blog!  On Friday I found out that this humble post on potato salad won a contest put on

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What’s for dinner at the White house? (Week of July 10)

I know, I know.  I skipped a week!  But let me just direct you to a tasty stuffed cabbage recipe we enjoyed from Smitten Kitchen to make up for it.  We used a green cabbage and halved it since it

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What’s for dinner at the White house? (Week of June 26)

We have been on a baking frenzy today!  The browned butter brownies are cooling and we have some banana bread in the oven now.  I figure it just gives me more and more motivation to keep running! The summer abundance

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What’s for dinner at the White house? (Week of June 19)

My goodness!  June is flying by.  Which means the summer is flying by.  Which is crazy, since I’m still trying to figure out when spring came and went.  But, there are advantages to summer, one of which is the abundance

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