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Your Home

Writing my poem Your Home was probably one of the most profound, yet most delightful things I could possibly write about. An exception would be when I write about the beautiful people in my life, but then again, it’s the people that make a home and the peacefulness it brings you. Your home is a… Read More


The “Right Stuff” Meatballs

Meatballs (MB’s) are a superpower food for me, and these had just the Right Stuff—with pine nuts and raisins. Meatballs are incredibly versatile. I love to change things up and experiment with the many different ways they can be made. These MB’s are authentic, too. The real deal. Just like the original 7 Astronauts. Special… Read More


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Groovy Sunday Sookie Sookie Soup

What do you do if you can’t eat and don’t want any copycat version of a cookie? You make my Sookie Sookie Soup! Which is the BEST soup for a lazy Sunday. Ingredients: 2 sweet onions choppedOne bag of baby carrotsOne bag of frozen sweet peasOne bag of lima beansOne hand full of cherry tomatoesParsley,… Read More


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It Started As Dinner

My brother-in-law was visiting from South Carolina, and is low-carb / no carb too, so dinner was easy for me to plan while he was in town. First course was fresh peel-n-eat shrimp from Joseph’s Market, which any challenged cook knows is the perfect go-to meal. It’s pretty, simple to prepare, tasty, and people love… Read More