Category Archives: Weekend Cooking

A Pie Makes Me Feel Special – Part Two

Last week I shared how I feel about pies: A Pie Make Me Feel Special – Part 1. I also shared a recipe from my daughter Candice for Mixed Berry Pie. As I mentioned, serving a pie to someone makes … Continue reading

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A Pie Makes Me Feel Special – Part One

When someone makes a pie for me it makes me feel very happy. Pies are special and they tend to make the pie’s recipients feel special. At the same time most of the good cooks I know, with a couple … Continue reading

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The Berlin Kitchen: A Love Story With Recipes by Luisa Weiss

The Wednesday Chef is a food blog begun by Luisa Weiss back in 2005. She started her blog as an effort to work through all the boxes and folders of her clipped recipes. (I think most cooks can identify with … Continue reading

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Can I Offer You A Glass Of Lemonade?

Back in the “olden days” when we thought we were “frugally sophisticated” one of my favorite summer drinks was something we called Yellow Fever. It was a mixture of vodka, lemonade and 7-Up. I liked drinking these while lying on … Continue reading

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