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French Coffee

If I had to drink one brunch libation for the rest of my life, it would be these delicious French Coffees. And I don’t mean French Press Coffee… Oh NO! I mean something FAR more naughty! I mean Coffee, Kahlúa and Cointreau coming…

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Black Truffle Mushroom Risotto

Hubby and I love to make risotto together. In fact, it’s one of the most romantic things we make for dinner. We each take turns stirring the rice while the other ladles in the broth and inevitably we end up…

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Mom’s Potato Pancakes

I promised you my Mom’s amazing potato pancake recipe and with good reason — it’s my personal definition of COMFORT FOOD! There is no recipe that reminds me more of my youth. My sister and I spent our childhood addicted to…

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Vegetarian Black Bean Soup

It’s the time of year when Hubby and I only crave soup. When the wind is blustering outside and the damp snow is falling, nothing warms the soul like a steaming bowl of soup. It’s practically liquid summer. Especially when…

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Niçoise Endive Bites

When I first visited France in high school, I stayed with a wonderful family in Grenoble who introduced me to the magical world of Niçoise… that aloof, tangy and oh-so-French salad that quickly became one of my favorites. In fact, I’d say…