Category Archives: recipe

Guest: Author Deb Marlowe

I have been a FB Friend of Deb Marlowe’s for some time. She and I have a number of mutual writer friends and we are both big iced tea lovers. I enjoy her posts, her humor, she can write and … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Pie

Happy Thanksgiving to you all! Yes, I know Thanksgiving is tomorrow, but I won’t be around tomorrow to say it. Tomorrow I’ll be putting my Thanksgiving dinner together. My menu doesn’t vary too much from year to year. We always … Continue reading

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Guest: Author Karen Rose Smith

When I started reading Karen Rose Smith’s new mystery, “Murder with Lemon Tea Cakes”, I knew I wanted to ask her to be my guest. Little did I know that the new book in her new series was nearly her … Continue reading

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Guest: Author Rosie Genova

Today I am thrilled to show off my guest, author Rosie Genova, who writes The Italian Kitchen Mysteries.   PRAISE FOR THE ITALIAN KITCHEN MYSTERIES A DISH BEST SERVED COLD “Once again, Rosie Genova’s writing sparkles!” -Night Owl Reviews (chosen … Continue reading

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A Sense of Autumn

How Autumn affects the senses… Ah! My favorite season! I think I love nothing on Earth more than brightly colored Fall leaves. I always loved seeing the vivid yellows, oranges and reds around my native Washington, DC suburbs in Maryland … Continue reading

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Relish Cranberries!

When a former Fox suggested this week’s topic, “Your Favorite Recipe”, she added, “one for Tonette!” Little did she know how I groaned at seeing it. My favorite recipe? As hard as listing my favorite books and authors, I at … Continue reading

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Origins of MacTunaPea

The Origins (and Recipe) of MacTunaPea OR… as some people call it, TunaMacPea by Jeff Salter I should probably explain that I’m not handy in the kitchen and I’m loathe to prepare dishes with multiple, complicated steps. My basic rule … Continue reading

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