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The Confusion over Seasonal Produce and a recipe for Citrus Salad with Mint and Raw Honey

My mom is a wonderful cook. She is also a complete food snob who loves the Olive Garden and only drinks Folgers Coffee.  Do you look puzzled right now? I‘ve been her daughter for thirty-seven years and yeah, I don’t get it either. Yes, she has her quirks. Although she insists on enjoying the cheapest …

Zuppa Toscana Soup; Mountain Version

    Zuppa Toscana Soup is an Olive Garden favorite.    No this mountain version is not made with squirrel. This is just the creamy version of this Italian soup I make in my mountain kitchen.    I actually loathe the Olive Garden and fake Italian food.   I actually thought I hated Italian food until my best friend dragged …

Mothers Day 2012

    Well today was one more step down the road to not being able to take me any where.     It seems I can’t stop shouting things that are better off left in side my head like    “I have to poop!”     or     “Pull my finger!”     Today I became that embarrassing person who …