Monthly Archives: November 2006

i am easily amused

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old spices – not a good thing

McCormick Spices took out an ad in Everyday Food. They want people to know that old spices lose their flavor, and can change the outcome of your dish. Okay, they want to sell more spices, but they do have some … Continue reading

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the cranberry sauce is finished

Cranberry Walnut Sauce (from The Martha Stewart Cookbook, 1995) 1 pound of fresh cranberries, washed and picked over1 cup water1 1/4 cup sugar1 12 oz jar of red currant preserves (black current is fine, avoid jelly if possible)1 cup chopped … Continue reading

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qotd: tasty thanksgiving treat

What's your favorite Thanksgiving dish?Submitted by Brennan. My favorite is a turkey sandwich made of leftovers (turkey + cranberry sauce + stuffing). I have been known to have one before Thanksgiving night is through. My Mom would usually buy fresh … Continue reading

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vox hunt: autumn where i live

Show us what autumn looks like where you live.Submitted by Miss Parker. berries This was taken up north. And please don't hate me, but it was 90F today in the southland. This isn't normal. Read and post comments | Send … Continue reading

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qotd: i’ll have two boxes, please

What's your favorite kind of Girl Scout cookie?Submitted by My Lovely One. Like most, my favorite is the thin mint. I prefer to keep them in the freezer. There are few things better than popping a cold chocolaty minty crunchy … Continue reading

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book review :: water for elephants

Water for Elephants: A Novel Sara Gruen I haven't been reading as much as I was there for a while. Sometimes that just happens. But I was able to finish Water for Elephants, and glad I did. It truly does … Continue reading

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