Food

Ella’s Fine Food & Drink: A Culinary Must in Westerly, RI

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I am in love with every. single. morsel I ate at Ella’s Fine Food & Drink, located in Westerly, RI. I have driven by the restaurant a million times. I heard great things about their food. Every one in the World knows of Taylor Swift taking cooking lessons with Chef Jeanie Roland. But had I eaten […]

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Nickel & Nickel Wine Dinner at Foxwoods Resort Casino

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Sometimes I surprise my husband, sometimes I do not. He did not seem surprised when we got a spiffed up for a date night, only to find I had the date wrong. The Nickel & Nickel wine dinner was in fact two days  later in the week. Oops. Naturally we could not make date night […]

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Super Simple Summer Supper Solutions: Lemon Dill Compound Butter Recipe

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It is officially Summer 2016. It is also officially crazy herb growing season in our garden (you do recall the annual garden of the past right?). We may have an abundance of herbs, but like you, we do not have an abundance of time, or patience, for making lengthy dinner recipes in the heat. Therefore, I present […]

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Opus One Wine Dinner at Foxwoods Resort Casino

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Last week, I grabbed my friend Kim and spent an evening wining and dining her at the Opus One Wine Dinner at Foxwoods Resort Casino. The objective of the evening was to treat us to some of the fabulous wines by Opus One paired with some amazing dishes, and to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of […]

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Sautéed Garlic Olive Oil Chickpeas

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I love snacks. You love snacks. We don’t always make the best snack choices. I am going to help you make a better snack choice. Make these chickpeas and snack on ’em. If you love chickpeas and want more recipe ideas, use the search function (over to the right ->) to find more chickpea recipes.

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Cooking Class: How to Make Homemade Hummus & Recipe

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A few evenings ago, I had a blast attending a Homemade Hummus cooking class with Kim #2 I had been having a particularly rough day at work, which Kim was aware of, and when she arrived to pick me up, she came with some chicken pot pie and a glass of wine for me – what a friend!! Once […]

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