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Pithiviers au Jambon Recipe in English

  My francophile uncle used to make Pithiviers au Jambon. It was a special dish he would make for big family gatherings at Christmas. 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 […]

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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!