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No Comments Couscous Salad I have been making this recipe for so long that I have no recollection where it came from. It has been a family and friends favorite for years and years and goes well with so many things. I usually make... Read MoreWednesday, 12 July 2017 - Posted by
No Comments Virginia’s Wedding Shower Sunday, July 21st, today was the day. And it was lovely. The bride to be was beaming and laughing. Her Mama was too. What could be better? All the girlfriends were here. The food was delicious (made by Marmalade –... Read MoreThursday, 25 July 2013 - Posted by
No Comments A Little Ditty And Nothing More. . . Garbanzos or chickpeas. Why the two names? They don’t even sound alike. Well . . . the word ‘chickpea’ comes from the Latin word “cicer. “ Why? Who knows. The word “Garbanzo” comes from old Spanish “garroba” or “algarroba.” Why?... Read MoreTuesday, 21 May 2013 - Posted by
Comment (1) Mango Mango Mango Chutney…. We have a big dispute in my family about how to say this word. Alan who speaks Spanish claims that he says it correctly (“mon-go”). But who says it’s a Spanish word anyway. After all they grow in Hawaii. We... Read MoreFriday, 12 October 2012 - Posted by