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Pithiviers au Jambon Recipe in English

My francophile uncle used to make Pithiviers au Jambon at Christmas for the big family gatherings. Everyone loved it, even if they couldn’t pronounce it. ūüôā It took me a long time to find a recipe for it in English. I found this site and used Google Translate to get the recipe in English. For […]

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Thinking about maters

With the weather being nice today — 81 degrees, low¬†humidity, light breeze with sunshine for the first day in five — Andy and I decided to step away from our home offices for lunch. So we headed out to one of our favorite outdoor cafes in Raleigh, Zest. I ordered a zestwich with heirloom¬†tomatoes,¬†mozzarella¬†cheese,¬†avocado¬†and sprouts. […]

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Happy to be home

We’ve just enjoyed a fantastic, three-week trip to England, Denmark (Copenhagen) and Norway. We truly enjoyed the travels, well, sans airports, but that’s a story for another day. BUT I’m so happy to be back in North Carolina….where – Strangers make eye contact with you, nod, smile or say hello. I’m thrilled that I’m neither […]

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Thrilled!

I’ve been wanting a place to share my travel thoughts beyond my travels to Hawaii. Hurrah! I’ve got it now! Though I love traveling to Hawaii, I do enjoy visiting other parts of this wonderful world God created. So, I’ll be sharing those travel delights here. Thanks for joining along in the journey!